Lindner Hotel & City Lounge Antwerpen
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A very nice walking tour with Tas, dry sense of humor but very entertaining. Your typical Grote Markt, aka square with shops, cafés and bars. A shopping boulevard and a beautiful Hilton hotel that looks like it's from the 17th century, but really built ...
... House' which is an equally stunning building which was built as a display of power by the duke to show everyone what was up. No king has lived there but I think this was my favourite one. The rest of what makes up the square are guildhalls which complete the area. The mix of gothic and baroque and probably a few more style buildings if not already amazing are also detailed with gold leaf and has extensive light details at night. As prime real estate, this ...
... this railway station is extraordinarily beautiful. We won't mention the monstrosity of ugliness opposite it, in the Raddison Hotel (I think our B&B owner was kind in referring to it as 'Futuristic' in his walking instructions to the B&B).
Our B&B called Alegria is run by Rob and John who are two Belgians who have done an amazing job here. Only two rooms available in total, but the room itself and the detail with everything ...
... breathtaking, and date from the late 1600's. There are a bunch of little cobblestone streets that all lead into the square, and we explored some of those. It is all lit up at nite, so we are going back after supper to check that out.
We stopped to rest in the square and I had the best hot chocolate of my life - those Belgians know their chocolate!!
I have a feeling we are going to be walking ...
... other country in the world.
For lunch I chose a nice cut of steak with a side of fries...which is typically called "Steak-frites", with a nice smooth blonde beer (Ciney). I recommend Ciney to any beer connoisseur, you wont be disappointed.
After lunch JP and Lydia went back to their apartment and Marcelle and Philppe and I went to get some fresh bread at a bakery. Between lunch and dinner Marcelle and I went for a walk in ...
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