Belgium Map

Posted on 2021年9月8日Categories BelgiumTags , , , , , , ,

Belgium is a Western European country occupying an area of 30,689 km2 (11,849 sq mi).

As can be observed on the physical map of Belgium there are three main geographical regions to Belgium: the coastal plain to the northwest, the central plateau, and the Ardennes uplands to the southeast. A small area called the Paris Basin is used to refer to the southernmost tip of the country.

The coastal area is a series of sandy beaches and polders, backed by protecting dunes. Inland, up to the Meuse River, the land is generally flat, with numerous canals and dikes protecting the land from the sea. Its crisscrossed by many small tributaries of the Schelde River. Valleys, caves and small gorges can also be found in this area. read more