Claessens

Leopold de Waelplaats 28, Antwerp, Antwerpen, 2000, Belgium | B&B
 

Travel Blogs from Antwerp

Day 10 - Movin' On

A travel blog entry by lauzian

1
18

... easy enough, with the city being quite compact and walkable. Made a mental note to try some beer while here, as every building seems to have a shop that sells it. Settling into our hotel, we admired the panoramic view of Brussels before setting out to find a supermarket to stock up our kitchenette. Armed with several foreign delicacies, we wandered back in the sunshine to settle in for the night in our twin beds pushed together, ready to explore the city properly ...

Absinthe makes the heart grow fonder.....

A travel blog entry by wilbertine42

5

... bar across the way. I love absinthe, it makes everything seem so much better. With a few recommended shots and obviously the worlds strongest go try, I was soon feeling funky. I went to a cuban bar near the hostel and got chatting with two french guys and then went on to the Rock club next door to the hostel. I also met up with the Aussie girl from the hostel and we continued drinking well into the morning. Apparently she had never been to a lock in ...

Fast, wet, marvellous and delicious.

A travel blog entry by dawn16

2

... bargains. One thing was a new bag to go with my Paris dress. We had a nice lunch at a cafe right next to the cathedral. And then we went into the cathedral itself. Even though it was not the biggest church I have seen on my trip once I went in it was amazingly big and felt like it was the biggest. It was interesting to learn from our guide about the history and what they did with the paintings over the years. We left, ready for our pick-up as Pieter ...

Brave New World

A travel blog entry by jmlcamacho

13

... and walked further down Marche aux Herbes to the Belgian Stock Exchange or Beurs. They had two large lions guarding the gates just like Phi Mu back in Atlanta <3. Too bad, no one was around to help me pop a quat in front of the lions. If it was a little warmer, I would've grabbed a waffle sat down and watched the traffic go by, but it was WAY too cold to stop. So, I moved on.

My next stop was the Museum area around the Royal Palace and Royal Gardens. ...

Brussels: Chocolate, Waffles, and Peeing Boys

A travel blog entry by mlp5176

4

... suggests getting "in" the map, like Joey in Friends. So finally, we figure out where we are, but we’ve lost where all the landmarks are. Frustrated Sara screams, “Where is the freaking PEE BOY?!” We got a few strange stares, but this is a somewhat normal question in Brussels. Its actual name is Manneken Pis (in God-knows-what language, we’re still not really sure what they spoke in Brussels) ...

 

Other places to stay in Antwerp