Travel Blogs from Antwerp
... god…full on exposed everything. Just the whole thing poking out of his jeans. I tried to
just walk passed and pretend I didn’t see and Jess grabbed hold of me (like I was her shield – thanks Jess!) and we quickly detoured into a beautiful old courtyard which was part of the Sint Janshospital (Old St. John’s Hospital).
When we decided it was safe to leave we headed for the Old Market Square and had some ...
... The day went by quickly, a nice lunch at Restaurant Dock Cafe followed by free time in Antwerp to roam and browse through the various little souvenir shops. The second part of our day was spent at the Duvel Moortgat Brewery to learn about the nationally acclaimed "Duvel" beer manufactured and the numerous processes involved. The tour was outstanding and taught me so many unknown intricate details that ...
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... nice restaurant in one of the guild houses. I got a croque monsieur that was wonderful. I really like being called monsieur by the waiters.
The next day we saw the Royal Palace, the European Parliament, the Musical Instruments Museum, ate lunch on top of the museum, saw the Musée BELvue, the Musées Royaux des Beaux Arts de Belgique and then finished our stay with a Belgian Waffle.
Perhaps my favorite thing was touring the Musical ...
... to catch it open that day.
The train systems took us a little bit to figure out, each town works differently. But we managed with a little bit of help from the ticket machine mechanics, who happened to be there fixing the machine at the time. We hit Grootemark and the city's famous Church, before 10am. The town was just beginning to wake up; most of the stores were still closed except for one fortunate Chocolatier. We bought some real Belgium ...
Other places to stay in Antwerp
Tolstraat 26, Antwerp | Hotelfrom $66