Antwerp, Belgium
Marilyn, 28
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What are the Antwerp spots a first-time visitor can’t miss?

MAS, Havenhuis, Cathedral, Vlaeykensgang, Pedestriantunnel

Which Antwerp shops do you hit up when you’re itching for something new?

Kortgasthuisstraat & kammenstraat, and the streets around there

Where would you take a date for a romantic night out?

Civilta del Bere

Drunk and hungry - where do you go in Antwerp?

Before 23:00, Baraque Friture or Finjan

Where do you take your guest when you want to impress?

To the MAS rooftop & the central station

Your go-to brunch spots:

Murnifood or Barchel

Your perfect night out in Antwerp includes:

Drinks at Baron and dancing at Plein Publiek (but sadly it closes in March 2018...)

Special views that mainstream tourists don't know about:

Vlaeykensgang, very small medievel street in between medieval houses

Best place for a cheap bite on-the-go:

Baraque Friture

Tomorrow’s your last day in Antwerp. How do you spend it?

I would take a bike or skateboard, grab a nice picknick and go from south to north via the kaaien (waterside).

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