Taking the THALYS train from Amsterdam to Antwerp requires a compulsory reservation and an additional 60.00 Euro even if you’re holding a First-class ticket.
Antwerp Central Station is a spectacle in itself.
Definitely a bike-friendly city.
Visit the Chocolate Line shop. When you see the size of the cows in Belgium you’ll understand why the chocolate is so good …
I’d kiss a frog with chocolate lips … Chocolate Line Shop Antwerp
In Ruben’s House – internationally admired collection of paintings and classical sculpture within
Ruben’s House Antwerp 10.00 Euro per adult entry.
William II, Prince of Orange by Anthony van Dyck (1599-1641), Ruben’s House Antwerp.
Ruben’s House – simply magnificient
So what do city dwellers do on a weekend? Drink, eat and catch up with friends
Wish I could take one of these home with me …
Fortress Gate House, Antwerp
Overlooking the city from the boardwalk and the old sheds by the sea
St Paul’s Church