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Antwerp Map, Belgium

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Antwerp Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Antwerp with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Antwerp useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Antwerp!

Antwerp History

Antwerp,BelgiumThe city is said to have gotten its name from a mythological figure, the giant Antigoon, who used to claim a fee from anyone crossing the river Scheldt and cut off a hand from those unwilling to pay. Then came Brabo, a young hero, who cut off the giant’s hand and threw it into the river, the name of Antwerp being an etymological derivation that means “to throw the hand”. The city’s initial function was that of... read more

Antwerp Nightlife

Antwerp,BelgiumBeer drinking is a national tradition in Belgium that dates back to the 15th century and the country’s collection of beer is the largest in the world. From ambers and golden ales to the Flemish red and lambic beers, you can find them all in Antwerp’s pubs. The de Konick brewery is located in Antwerp, so you’ll find their beer served on draught in most of the pubs. The standard Antwerp beer is the pale ale and it... read more

Antwerp Sightseeing

Antwerp,BelgiumLooking for a quality urban experience spiced with history, fashion, unique shopping and a great nightlife? The city of Antwerp is the place for you! It truly has something to offer to everyone and its very hype atmosphere is something that you’ll find quite unique among any other destination. Although similar somehow to the capital city, Brussels, it has its distinctive wonders that you'll love to discover. You can... read more

Antwerp Travel Guide

Antwerp,BelgiumAntwerp is the capital city of the Antwerp province in Flanders, Belgium. It has a population of 472.000 and it is a very important cultural and economic pole for the nations of Benelux. Its location on the river Scheldt which has a direct connection to the North Sea makes it a huge historical port which was declared the seventeenth biggest in the world in 2005. This made the petrochemical industries develop very fast... read more

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