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Antwerpen, Belgium

Number 5 city 2017 Rough Guide. Antwerp is the most populous city in Belgium.

Number 5 city 2017 Rough Guide. Antwerp is the most populous city in Belgium.

(1,3km) The Onze-Lieve-Vrouwekathedraal (Cathedral of our Lady) is the highest cathedral in the Low Countries and home to sev...

(1,3km) The Onze-Lieve-Vrouwekathedraal (Cathedral of our Lady) is the highest cathedral in the Low Countries and home to sev...

1,3 km by foot
The City Hall stands on the western side of Antwerp's Grote Markt (Great Market Square). Erected between 1561...

1,3 km by foot The City Hall stands on the western side of Antwerp's Grote Markt (Great Market Square). Erected between 1561...

( at 2,7km) In 2014 the British-American magazine Mashable awarded Antwerpen-Centraal the first place for the most beautiful ...

( at 2,7km) In 2014 the British-American magazine Mashable awarded Antwerpen-Centraal the first place for the most beautiful ...

(at 2,7 km) Antwerp Zoo was founded in 1843, and is home to more than 6,000 animals (about 769 species). One of the oldest zo...

(at 2,7 km) Antwerp Zoo was founded in 1843, and is home to more than 6,000 animals (about 769 species). One of the oldest zo...

Antwerp Zoo is a zoo in the centre of Antwerp, located right next to the Antwerpen-Centraal railway station. It is the oldest...

Antwerp Zoo is a zoo in the centre of Antwerp, located right next to the Antwerpen-Centraal railway station. It is the oldest...

Antwerp is on the river Scheldt, linked to the North Sea by the Westerschelde estuary. The Port of Antwerp is one of the bigg...

Antwerp is on the river Scheldt, linked to the North Sea by the Westerschelde estuary. The Port of Antwerp is one of the bigg...

Playground at 80 meters

Playground at 80 meters

Top 5 things to do: 1) the Antwerp Fashion Museum 2) the Rubenshuis 3) The MAS museum 4) the Red Star Line Museum 5) Elixir

Top 5 things to do: 1) the Antwerp Fashion Museum 2) the Rubenshuis 3) The MAS museum 4) the Red Star Line Museum 5) Elixir

Rubenshuis

Rubenshuis

BRUSSELS city center: 46min by car, 1h8min by public transport from our front-door

BRUSSELS city center: 46min by car, 1h8min by public transport from our front-door

BRUGES city center: 1h05min by car, 1h57min by public transport from our front-door

BRUGES city center: 1h05min by car, 1h57min by public transport from our front-door

GHENT city center : 40min. by car, 1h20min by public transport from our front-door

GHENT city center : 40min. by car, 1h20min by public transport from our front-door

Swimmingpool "De Molen" (1 km)

Swimmingpool "De Molen" (1 km)

Sint Annastrand (1 km)

Sint Annastrand (1 km)

Sint Anna pedestrian tunnel (monumental)

Sint Anna pedestrian tunnel (monumental)

Galgenweel (1 km)

Galgenweel (1 km)

Number 5 city 2017 Rough Guide. Antwerp is the most populous city in Belgium. (1,3km) The Onze-Lieve-Vrouwekathedraal (Cathedral of our Lady) is the highest cathedral in the Low Countries and home to sev... 1,3 km by foot
The City Hall stands on the western side of Antwerp's Grote Markt (Great Market Square). Erected between 1561... ( at 2,7km) In 2014 the British-American magazine Mashable awarded Antwerpen-Centraal the first place for the most beautiful ... (at 2,7 km) Antwerp Zoo was founded in 1843, and is home to more than 6,000 animals (about 769 species). One of the oldest zo... Antwerp Zoo is a zoo in the centre of Antwerp, located right next to the Antwerpen-Centraal railway station. It is the oldest... Antwerp is on the river Scheldt, linked to the North Sea by the Westerschelde estuary. The Port of Antwerp is one of the bigg... Playground at 80 meters Top 5 things to do: 1) the Antwerp Fashion Museum 2) the Rubenshuis 3) The MAS museum 4) the Red Star Line Museum 5) Elixir Rubenshuis BRUSSELS city center: 46min by car, 1h8min by public transport from our front-door BRUGES city center: 1h05min by car, 1h57min by public transport from our front-door GHENT city center : 40min. by car, 1h20min by public transport from our front-door Swimmingpool "De Molen" (1 km) Sint Annastrand (1 km) Sint Anna pedestrian tunnel (monumental) Galgenweel (1 km)
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House with garden in the city of Antwerp *N°5 city Rough Guide 2017*

ENGLISCH:
We live at "Frederik Van Eedenplein", a central spot with easy access to the city center and public transport:
City hall in the historical center: 1,3 km by foot (tunnel for pedestrians under the river)

There are 9 modern public play grounds aswel as a public outdoor swimming pool within less than 2 km from the house.

Private parking space.
Underground: 4 lines, right across the street www.delijn.be/en/
Busses: 7 lines, right across the street www.delijn.be/en/
International trainstation "Antwerpen centraal": 14min by underground
www.b-europe.com/Travel/Practical/Station%20information/Antwerpen%20Centraal
Public bicycles: right across the street www.velo-antwerpen.be/en/
Carsharing: right across the street www.cambio.be
Google street view (2nd floor, right on top of BNP Paribas Forts bank): https://www.google.be/maps/@51.221121,4.38603,3a,75y,265.58h,87.24t/data=!3m4!1e1!3m2!1sJ-qY80mXmxaMKV4HQiBspQ!2e0!6m1!1e1

In the morning the sun rises from behind the Cathedral which you can enjoy sitting in the living room.
We live on the left bank of the river. Right in front of the apartment you find an underground crossing (tunnel for pedestrians) which leeds you to the historical city centre (1,3km by foot from our front door!).
The 3 bedrooms are suited for 4 persons, also small beds available for 2 children.
The small terrace is sunny from 14.00h to 22.00h in summertime.
Car exchange possible

Touristic information
www.visitflanders.com/
www.visitantwerpen.be/bze.net?id=1470
No-nonsense tourist info for young people: use-it.travel/home
Routeplanner Public Transport (English/Deutsch/Français/Nederlands): www.delijn.be/en/
Brussel city center: 46min by car, 1h8min by public transport from our front-door visitbrussels.be/bitc/front/home/display/lg/nl/section/visiteur.do
Brugge city center: 1h05min by car, 1h57min by public transport from our front-door bezoekers.brugge.be/en
Gent city center : 40min. by car, 1h20min by public transport from our front-door www.visitgent.be

AIRPORTS:
Brussels airport: 30 min by car, 1h by public transport (tram+train) www.brusselsairport.be/en/
Brussels South Charleroi airport www.charleroi-airport.com (small lowcost airport 50 km outside of Brussels)
Amsterdam airport: 1h 39 min by car, 2h 17 min by public transport (tram+train) www.schiphol.nl/index_en.html
Paris airport: 2h 48 min by car, 2h 58 min by public transport (tram+train) www.aeroportsdeparis.fr/en/homepage

NEDERLANDS:
Vanuit de woonkamer zie je 's morgens de zon opkomen vanachter de Antwerpse kathedraal. Een uniek schouwspel om de dag mee te starten.
We wonen op de linkeroever van de Schelde. Vlakbij de voetgangerstunnel, op 1,3 km wandelafstand van de Grote markt!
We hebben 3 slaapkamers ter beschikking en een terras waar u van de middag- en avondzon kan genieten.

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 3 Children
  • 3 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • official
  • physical education teacher

Our Home

  • House Type: Flat
  • Floor: 1
  • Environment: In the city
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Sleeping Capacity: 4

References

In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Home exchange

Indoor

  • Free internet access
  • Computer available
  • Central heating
  • Baby equipment
  • Toys and games
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes dryer

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Park / playground
  • Bicycles: 2

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Lift/Elevator
  • Use/Exchange of car

Our Destination Wish List

  • France
  • Netherlands
  • Germany
  • Luxembourg
  • Denmark
  • Norway
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Austria
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Portugal

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Français
  • Deutsch
  • Dutch

Occupation

  • official
  • physical education teacher

Children

  • Boy - Age: 8
  • Girl - Age: 11
  • Boy - Age: 3

Pets

  • Pets are NOT welcome in our home

References

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