26 Jul 2009

WEEKLY WINNERS - Antwerp


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When I visited Jientje for the first time in Antwerp, she showed me a lot of places, usually not visited by tourists.


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The beautiful station

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Madonnas everywhere on houses, I have never seen so many Madonnas in a city !

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This was a dancing hall and had been transformed now into a shopping center

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more about my visit, see post below.

12 comments:

Thom said...

Beautiful pictures :)

Jientje said...

Yes, I like them too! As usual, you beat me to it! I still have to make my post! I'll have to hurry!

Puss-in-Boots said...

Obviously Antwerp is protected by Our Lady. What beautiful buildings.

diane said...

Very interesting buildings. I love the station and the old dance hall.

Maribeth said...

Beautiful shopping mall and lovely pictures.

Tinsie said...

Looks like a beautiful city. Must visit some time...

Ladynred said...

What a beautiful place to visit. Love all the buildings and the flowers!

Karen of Sillymonkeez said...

The mural seems so out of place, but I love it! Great photos Gattina!!

Alice Audrey said...

Oh, I see. Yeah, you're right. I wouldn't mind living there.

Dr.John said...

Thanks for the tour.

Melli said...

Truly! Aren't you SO glad you went there WITH Jientje!? It is a gorgeous area! And even the not so gorgeous parts are still very quaint...

Jeanette said...

Gday Gattina,, just scrolling through what ive missed in my absence,,You say were have I been. I had a couple of tests then recalled for a biopsy, Im happy to say I got my results today Benign Cysts..

Beautiful buildings love them all but i think the station is my favorite ..