Tagged: Antwerp

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Statues of Antwerp

And we kept wandering through the lanes of Antwerp, along the bank of river Schelde. All interesting sights were neatly framed and frozen. The city has many statues put up at several places. Two...

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Het Steen Castle, Antwerp

Antwerp’s oldest building, Het Steen Castle is one impressive structure standing tall and mighty on the banks of river Schelde. The origin of this castle is from 650 AD. But nothing from that period...

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… Along River Schelde, Antwerp

We strolled along river Schelde, flowing by the city of Antwerp. It felt good taking the leisurely walk by a river in a foreign country. Yes, we were holidaying! We watched the boats leaving...

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Cathedral of Our Lady, Antwerp

This is the façade of Cathedral of Our Lady in Antwerp. This cathedral is the largest one in Belgium, covering an area of 2.5 acres. The tower is 403 feet tall containing a belfry...

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Grote Market, Antwerp

The Grote market of Antwerp is worth a stop; in fact it will be ideal to start tour of Antwerp town from here. All major sights are within walking distance from this place. Starting...

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Antwerp, Belgium

Antwerp, Belgium is one of the busiest sea ports in Europe. It is also called the city of diamonds. Before I show more of Antwerp here is the story of the origin of its...

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Moon so round and red…

Could you guess this is a setting moon? I woke up early to capture a good sunrise in Belgium and instead ended up with the capture of this setting moon. The eastern skies were...

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Belgium Skies

It was the fourth day in Belgium today. The skies are grey most of the time with no sign of sun at all. The first time I sighted sun I was confused if it...