Europe / Belgium

Antwerp

Anvers/Antwerpen in Dutch/French) is Belgium’s largest harbor, the second-largest city, and centre of cool. It has always been a strong lure for everyone, from club queens and fashion moguls to art lovers and diamond dealers. The famed baroque painter Pieter Paul Rubens called it home; it was one of the most important cities in Europe in the middle of the 16th century.

In spite of countless following historical defeats and extensive WWII bombing, Antwerp nonetheless retains a wonderful medieval heart with a number of café-filled cobbled lanes, a riverside fortification, and an absolutely gorgeous church. However, the vibrant fashion and entertainment scene, as well as the dramatic architectural and cultural contrasts, are now the city’s main draws.

Europe / Belgium

Antwerp

Anvers/Antwerpen in Dutch/French) is Belgium’s largest harbor, the second-largest city, and centre of cool. It has always been a strong lure for everyone, from club queens and fashion moguls to art lovers and diamond dealers. The famed baroque painter Pieter Paul Rubens called it home; it was one of the most important cities in Europe in the middle of the 16th century.

In spite of countless following historical defeats and extensive WWII bombing, Antwerp nonetheless retains a wonderful medieval heart with a number of café-filled cobbled lanes, a riverside fortification, and an absolutely gorgeous church. However, the vibrant fashion and entertainment scene, as well as the dramatic architectural and cultural contrasts, are now the city’s main draws.

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Stays In Antwerp

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Explore Antwerp

You'll never get bored in Antwerp, whether you choose to explore the fascinating old city center, wander between attractive art galleries, shop at the innumerable upscale boutiques, or relax in the parks outside the city.
Antwerp's Fashion Capital of the World
Antwerp's Fashion Capital of the World
Antwerp Diamond Trade's Epicenter
Antwerp Diamond Trade's Epicenter
Walkable Historic City of Antwerp
Walkable Historic City of Antwerp
Activities & Attractions

Best Things To Do in Antwerp

You can be sure to have a great time seeing Belgium's coolest city if you include these activities and sights to your Antwerp bucket list.