During our Belgium tour, we stopped in Antwerp for a couple of days. There was a high expectation after we had spent 3 wonderful days in Bruges. Here are a few of our favorite picks for top things to do in Antwerp.
Here’s our run down of all the Hot Spots to Eat in Antwerp, from hearty mains, to the sweetest eats in the city.
For a small city there are a lot of things to do in Bruges Belgium. Below we have included a few off beat sights as well as some of the more treasured sights.
Around every corner in the Belgian capital of Brussels you’ll find the delicious smell of chocolate wafting down the street. As a result you will have no problem finding Chocolate in Brussels! But which ones are good?
Anyone who’s been to Brussels before will know that the art scene over there includes a lot of Art Deco. There are countless buildings and exhibitions across the city dedicated to this fascinating trend, and the Van Buuren Museum is no exception.
We’re all familiar with several foods that are famous in Belgium, most notably waffles or chocolate, but there are so many specialties that have come out of the country which aren’t so internationally recognized.
I. Love. Food! One of my favorite things about traveling the world is trying new cuisines in new countries; experiencing new flavors, new textures, new aromas. I knew heading to Brussels I was going to experience great chocolate but I didn’t realize all Belgian cuisine was going to knock my socks off!
I had very limited expectations on our arrival into Belgium. I’ll be honest; I didn’t know all that much about the city before the visit. Of course, I knew some of the world’s best chocolates came from here, but that was almost the limit to my knowledge of the city.
During many of our childhoods we were all familiar with characters such as The Smurfs and Tintin, and seeing these today brings most of us right back to the years when they meant more to us than just drawings on a piece of paper.