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Antwerp

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Antwerp is a city and municipality in Belgium and the capital of the Antwerp province of Flanders. Antwerp's total population is 512,000 (as of 1 January 2013),[making it the largest municipality in both Flanders and Belgium in terms of its population. Its total area is 204.51 km2 (78.96 sq mi), giving a population density of 2,308 inhabitants per km². The metropolitan area, including the outer commuter zone, covers an area of 1,449 km2 (559 sq mi) with a total of 1,190,769 inhabitants as of 1 January 2008. The French name of Antwerpen is Anvers; it may be found written this way on signposts in French-speaking parts of Belgium, and of course in French publications.

In my previous post I already briefly explained about how to go to Belgium and what to do there. In this post I"ll tell you about the details what I usually did when I go to Antwerp.

Ting-Keeis one of the restaurant in Antwerp china town (Next to central station). I really like this restaurant because it reminds me o…

Belgium

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Belgium, the country across the Netherlands border, I'm lucky that I lived in Breda, so it's really close to Belgium border, andI can just take the train and I'll be there in an hour or so.

What to love about Belgium?
Belgian Waffle, of course you gotta try the belgian waffle when u're in Belgium, my favorite is Leonidas, but the one that you find in Station is good as wellForever 21, it's one of the store that you can't find in NL, so going to Belgium can be one of your shopping alternativeBeautiful Old Buildings, the buildings in Belgium is kinda similar with the one in Amsterdam. but it's still worth to visit or just for a weekend break
How to get there?

From NL you can just take a train or bus to Belgium. I preferably train because it's faster, and if you're under 26 you can use the "Young People" tariff, which is cheaper than normal tariff.To buy a train ticket you can just go to the train station and buy it from the machine or just go to…