World Trip 2006: Day 60 – Antwerp, Belgium

Somehow surviving the Munich-Antwerp overnight bus trip (after having to pay 70 euro  again a long story) my new angel picked me up and we were off on a great adventure. Inge, my new local friend i meet earlier in South Africa, had organise a very full day which started with a nice shower at her place and a beautiful breakfast.   Inge has definitely set a standard for me if any visits Melbourne.  We went on two different walking tours.   Highlights included; Our Lady’s Cathedral which took 170 years to build (1352-1521), in gothic style; City Hall which is located in Grote Market and was built between 1561-1565; and Steen Castle built in the 12th Century.

We ended the night catching up with some of Inge’s friends (Steven, Philippe, Caroline and Steve) who wanted all the dirt on her from South Africa, sorry guys Inge is far too sweet a girl to give dirt out on.   Have to say the beer is very strong in Antwerp.

About Nathan

An Australian World traveler who has been fortunate enough to experience 70 countries so far.
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