1 FAST FACTS: BELGIUM
AMERICAN EXPRESS See “Fast Facts: Brussels,” p. 91.
AREA CODES See “Telephones,” p. 56.
ATM NETWORKS/CASHPOINTS See
“Money & Costs,” p. 45.
BUSINESS HOURS Banks are usually open Monday to Friday from 9am to 1pm and 2 to 4:30pm, and some branches are open on Saturday morning. Stores generally are open from 10am to 6pm Monday to Saturday, and some are also open on Sunday. Most department stores have late hours on Friday, remaining open until 8 or
CAR RENTALS See “Toll-Free Numbers & Websites,” p. 515.
DRINKING & DRUG LAWS Belgium has rigid prohibitions against the possession and use of controlled narcotic drugs, and a strict enforcement policy that virtually guarantees stiff fines and/or jail sentences for offenders...Read More