According to very preliminary estimates, in Belgium, currently employs about 20,000 prostitutes.
Brothels with typical window display is in Antwerp, Brussels and Ghent.
In 1992 the port of Antwerp quarter of an unprecedented event: the King Baudouin visited "gay quarter" and even talked with some prostitutes on the souls.
Belgian legislation relating to prostitution, leaves much to be desired.
It was his imperfections are sometimes forced prostitutes to leave their assigned place of work and, where necessary. But the law can be simultaneously interpreted in such a way that almost everything is forbidden.