The Antwerp by Bike blog

Antwerp is a beautiful city with rich history, culture, and tradition. Whether you are a resident or a visitor, this city always has something interesting to offer. In this blog, we want to take you on a journey through Antwerp and surprise you with facts and stories you may not know. We talk about well-known sights and hidden treasures.

Al fietsend de stad verkennen met Antwerp by Bike.

Why rent a bike in Antwerp?

Spoiler alert: you’ll see more of Antwerp's highlights with a sturdy rental bike!
February 14, 2024/by admin

4 Antwerp specialties you need to try when visiting Antwerpen

Antwerp is not only a city of art, fashion, and diamonds. It also has a rich culinary heritage that will delight your taste buds. Here are four local delicacies you should not miss when visiting Antwerp.
December 12, 2023/by admin

Discover the magic of Antwerp at Christmas time

Antwerp is the ideal destination for an unforgettable winter getaway. We'll tell you what you should definitely not miss during 'Winter in Antwerp'.
October 25, 2023/by admin
Groep heft het glas tijdens stop in seefbrouwerij in Antwerpen.

Hoppy Delights: Exploring Antwerp’s Best Beer Bars

In this blog post, we dive into the city's best beer bars. Get ready to raise a glass and discover the best beer bars in Antwerp!
September 16, 2023/by admin
Life-size bronze sculpture after the work of Eugène van Mieghem. This sculpture depicts Augustine Pautre, a Brussels girl who took classes at the Antwerp Academy.

Antwerp in one day

Do you have just one day to explore Antwerp? We’ve put together the perfect program for a day in Antwerp, so you’ll surely see the best Antwerp offers.
July 31, 2023/by admin
Vrouw leest in de Plantentuin aan de Leopoldstraat in Antwerpen.

The 6 best spots for a picnic in Antwerp

Discover the perfect picnic spots in Antwerp! Our guides have selected six parks for a relaxing picnic experience.
June 15, 2023/by admin

From world port to inland port and back: a brief history of the port of Antwerp

The Scheldt is Antwerp's lifeline. The river connects the city with the rest of the world, and the city owes its economic prosperity to it. In this blog post, we take you through the history of the port of Antwerp.
May 5, 2023/by admin
Gids Ari wijst naar standbeeld van Brabo.

Admire UNESCO World Heritage sites in Antwerp

An overview of Antwerp's magnificent UNESCO World Heritage Site, from the picturesque Plantin-Moretus Museum to the impressive Cathedral of Our Lady.
April 3, 2023/by admin

Family-friendly Antwerp: 7 fun activities for kids in Antwerp

Are you planning a city trip to Antwerp with your family soon and looking for the best child-friendly activities? We have compiled a list!
March 7, 2023/by admin

Guide Poll about Vleminckstraat and surroundings

Guide Poll delved into the history of the streets in the vicinity of our starting point.
January 9, 2023/by admin
Fietsen door Zurenborg.

Bike Tour South & Zurenborg: what to expect

On our brand new tour, "South and Zurenborg" you will see the main sights of the neighborhoods South & Zurenborg in 2 hours in a safe and fun way with a local guide.
October 11, 2022/by admin
Groep staat op het museumplein aan de voet van het MAS.

Must-see viewpoints in Antwerp

Are you looking for the best views of Antwerp? Here are a few must-see viewpoints in Antwerp.
September 11, 2022/by admin