Yes, a Bourgondian injection of fat to grease the inner dating culture in belgium. So expect to see a Belgian guy binge on French fries — which should really be named Belgian fries — on a regular basis. There are plenty of foreign genes in the Belgian gene pool, so expect to see all hair types. We were pretty much conquered by everyone, except for the Source, the Chinese and the Mongolians. As opposed to Slavic men, Belgian men tend to keep their hair. These and more are the things to deal with when falling in love with a Belgian man. Kissing… the relatives A relationship with a Belgian guy needs to be quite settled before you meet his parents. But even though it takes a long time before you meet the future in-laws, you will need to kiss them many times when you do. Like 3 times on the cheeks when you first arrive and again when you leave. But the meeting itself is informal, cosy and not a big deal.
At the same time it is important to know that some norms of public behavior that are acceptable to you might be unacceptable for the person from other country and vice verse. Different cultures have different approach in evaluation of cultural qualities and social behavior. In any case it is better not generalize the whole nation, using stereotypes.
And yet it is has its own political, financial and cultural importance as evident from the fact that the Belgian capital city Brussels is the headquarters of the European Union parliament. Also Belgians enjoy a high quality of life.