YOUR OLIVER GUIDEs: Brother and Sister team, Chris & Ben Ospital
TRIP TYPE: Adult
IDEAL LENGTH OF TRIP: As long as you can. Only an hour and change from Paris, so easy to spend a few extra days.
- Fly to Paris, then take the train to Antwerp. Splurge on first class train travel - it's worth it.
EAT & DRINK
- Enjoy cocktails at the Bourla, a former Opera House. Not to be missed. You can source many delectable meals at Bourla and Hotel Julian.
- Antwerp has the best boutique in the world to buy of-the-moment shoes - Coccodrillo! They carry American sizes, and have incredible inventory.
- Skip taxis. It’s a tiny city, so bring fashionable walking shoes and explore.