Five great spots to visit in our LESCAUT hometown, Antwerp
Antwerp might well be the greatest city in the world. Well, to us in any case. When you’re visiting, don’t hesitate to contact us for a more tips in our homebase.
Leopold square - Leopoldplein
When in Antwerp, don’t hesitate to have a drink on the Leopold Square (Leopoldplaats). A great square to enjoy the sun and have a good look at people passing by. It sure is a place where you can meet a lot of locals.
The Antwerp Port House by Zaha Hadid
If you are into modern architecture, then you’re in for a treat. The late architect Zaha Hadid made her last masterpiece in Antwerp. Unfortunately, she never saw the final construction and died a few months before the inauguration. It sure is a great landmark and a brilliant sight.
Conscience square - Conscienceplein
The square where Hendrik Conscience sits to think. One of the nicest spots to be in spring or summer. It’s in the heart of Antwerp, but it is quite hidden. A must see for every tourist.
Marnix square -
When you really want to enter the local scene, you have to visit the Marnixplaats. You’ll find a lot of trendy bars and restaurants where locals especially go to spend some fun time.
Antwerp Central Station
It never gets off the list. The Antwerp Central Station is probably the most important must see in Antwerp. It was voted several times as the most beautiful railway station in the world and that’s one of the reasons why it is engraved in the back of our 1987 series.