If you're an architecture fanatic you must take a walk down Antwerp's famous Cogels-Osylei, near the Berchem railway ... More
If you're an architecture fanatic you must take a walk down Antwerp's famous Cogels-Osylei, near the Berchem railway station. In the Cogels-Osylei, you'll be able to feast your eyes on some exquisite examples of private houses, which were built at the turn of the century in various neo styles with art nouveau influences. Most houses are protected as public monuments. However, you can admire the exteriors. Another example of eccentric architecture is the Five Continents house, situated at the corner of the Schilderstraat and the Plaatsnijdersstraat in the South area of Antwerp.
The oldest traces of settlements in Antwerp date back to circa 600, and Het Steen (the stone) is in fact
the oldest building in Antwerp and is part of a much larger structure built around the twelfth century, as ...
The Flandria River Trips company has built up quite a reputation in Antwerp; they're the ideal way of getting a
completely different view of Antwerp from the river Scheldt. Several programs are available. There are 50 minute trips, disembarking ...
This splendid historical warehouse was built between 1563 and 1565 by the city authorities. It was used by the many
wagons that brought goods from the east, mainly Germany, to store their goods. These storage houses were also designed ...