Spotted by locals


In a few months, the EYFDM Preconference will officially be launched in Brussels. While our team is preparing a great event for you, we will try to provide you on this page with lots of tips from us, the locals, to make your Preconference-experience even greater. We all hope you will love Brussels as much as we do after reading and trying out these tips.

See you soon!

Hanna, Sarah and Indra

GPs working in Brussels and part of the organizing team

Spotted by locals

June 2023

Brussels with children

We made a small city guide for everyone who would like to discover Brussels with children or who simply loves citytripping like a child! You can download our city guide for families now.


March 2023

5 iconic places to visit in Brussels

If you already took a look at the wonca main conference website you’ve probably noticed the Atomium. This emblematic monument consisting of multiple spheres was built for Brussels World’s fair in 1958 and represents an elementary iron crystal.

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November 2022

5 typical Belgian things to eat in Brussels

While traveling, I noticed that the first thing that comes up in a conversation when I say I'm from Belgium, is usually something about food. It is true that, while our cuisine might not be the healthiest, we have a few national specialities that have made us famous around the world. I could list so many things that are typical from Belgium, but sometimes you have to make choices, so here is my selection of the top 5 foods you should definitely try while being in Brussels.

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