The old city centre is steeped in history.
You will find it in ancient building-fronts on narrow streets or in the imposing Grand-Place.
The Plantin-Moretus Museum is the only museum in the world to be classified as a Unesco World Heritage site.
In the shadow of the Cathedral of Our Lady, the city teems with life in intimate pubs and restaurants.
The banks of the Scheldt are a great place for a breath of fresh air.