Christmas Around The World...BELGIUM! ♥ Photo: Great Market ready for Christmas, Brussels Small family Christmas presents are also given at Christmas too, under the tree, or in stockings near the fire-place, to be found in the morning or opened on Christmas Eve.The traditional Christmas breakfast is the same as the normal Sunday breakfast eaten throughout the year. Traditional Christmas, Favorite Places, Sunday Breakfast, Families Christmas, Christmas Presents, Brussels Belgium, Fleas Marketing, Christmas Marketing, Christmas Breakfast
Christmas Around The World...BELGIUM! ♥ Photo: A Christmas tree is illuminated at the Grand Place in central BrusselsOn Christmas Eve ('Kerstavond' in Flemish and 'le réveillion de Noël' in Walloon), a special meal is eaten by most families. It starts with a drink (apéritif) and 'nibbles', followed by a 'starter' course such as sea-food, and then stuffed turkey. The dessert is 'Kerststronk' or 'la bûche de Noël' a chocolate Christmas Log made of sponge roll layered with cream.