We know that Antwerp is the best city in the world – we may be a little biased on that one – but every now and again we like to leave our vibrant little city and take a short day trip to one of Belgium’s other lovely towns. Here are our pick of the best:
Ghent ( 54mins drive – 60kms) A colourful city, filled with a million things to see and do, Ghent is almost as trendy as Antwerp so it's a great place to visit and ...


Our city is brimming with exciting things to do and see; everything from fashion to culture and history. For some of our guests from overseas however, our culture and language can be very different from home. We have put together a short list of things to remember when visiting Antwerp to make your stay as easy as possible.
General Info
Depending on which part of Belgium you are visiting, the language varies from Dutch to German and in some parts even French. Here in Antwerp...


Antwerp is not only one of the most economically important cities in Belgium but also one of the most culturally vibrant. We are Belgium’s most populated city, meaning we have plenty of colourful and multicultural people to add to our rich social and cultural legacy. Here are a few highlights of the city not to miss when you visit.
Beer: Belgian beer is well-known all over t...


We live in a beautiful city with great architecture, first-class food and the best shopping in Belgium. You could spend weeks in Antwerp and still discover something new and exciting every day. If you are short on time we have put together a list of highlights for you to make sure you see the very best of what Antwerp has to offer:<:p>
Breakfast
Get your day off to a good start with a healthy and wholesome breakfast before you even leave your hotel. At the Astoria ...


We are so lucky to live in this beautiful vibrant town and even luckier to share it with so many creative and innovative people. This year we have so much to look forward to. There are so many events happening we can’t fit them all in but here are our highlights;
Antwerp Elrow Town
This year, the annual Summerfestival is being replaced by the Spanish sensation Elrow Town . This festival promises to bring laug...