Because The Night
Travel Blogs from Antwerp
... Highlights of dinner included: very refreshing ice tea, the waiter approaching us saying someone smelt nice but neither of us were wearing perfume, Jess playing footsy with me forgetting that I wasn’t her boyfriend, and Jess ordering a muffin ( you might of needed to be there)!
After we had paid and left the restaurant I realised I had left my map with the car park details on so we had to just play it by ear and Jess let me ...
Well, we didn't have to unpack the summer clothes but we did have a few mild, sunny days in the low 20’sC! We loved Brussels! It’s a very attractive city, a great mix of old and new, and the old parts are very well-preserved. It’s clean, with great shops, bars and restaurants and we felt very comfortable and safe wandering around (despite the warnings about pick-pockets!) Our apartment ...
Today the group traveled to the diamond district since we had a reservation first thing in the morning. We ended up getting turned down at the place because we did not have our passports for identification. Also, the employees mentioned that we were dressed too casual. Neither of these criteria were communicated to us so we turned away and followed our (wonderfully prepared) tour guide on an impromptu trip to a different place in Antwerp where we ...
Its been a fairly polarised week so far the low point being emerging from a nice toasty hotel into a blizzard the highlight being the trip out to Louvain la Neuve and the Musee Herge.
The bequiffed one is everywhere and thats the way (ah ha ah ha) we like it (ah ha ah ha) The Street named for the Prof. or rather his french alterego , the murials, the shops, the markets - hes everywhere.
We have seen a couple ...
... people were allowed to bring their pets on the trains!
On our way out of Antwerp, we crossed off the last item on our list, looking up the Billionaires Street - Cogels Osylei. The street is in an area that was developed at the end of the 19th century by two wealthy entrepreneurs for the billionaires of their time, and has magnificent old art nouveau houses. The area also has a number of Afrikaans street names, named in honour of the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking