Antwerp, a hidden cosmopolitan hub, attracts young people from all over the world!
For the fashion and jewellery designers, musicians, writers, actors, street artists, designers, video artists, illustrators and graffiti artists who call this city home, Antwerp is also a source of immense creative inspiration.
This artistic energy makes this hidden gem a must see for city trippers and gap year travellers who dare to stray from familiar paths.
Artistic creations and performances will not only be found in museums, theatres and galleries, but also in the most surprising places and locations in this vibrant city. Fashion shoppers and lovers will find a feast of trend in Antwerp, with both flagship stores and the edgy independent boutiques of local designers.
Experience the creativity yourself and visit the pubs, clubs, coffee bars and restaurants to meet the local people of this fascinating city. Besides the traditional pubs with a great variety of beers, there are trendy bars serving delicious cocktails. Are you looking for the perfect espresso, latte macchiato or cappuccino? Then visit one of the many baristas in Antwerp.
Those who seek the hidden secrets of a city, and like to stay away from the beaten tourist paths will find the coolest hotspots of the city in the free app This-Is-Antwerp, which lists extensive party, concert, exhibition and cultural event dates.
Start with your trip to Antwerp today, download the app and feel like a local!
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