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Cogels Osylei

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Address: | Zurenborg, Antwerp, Belgium
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A beautiful street, but don't expect to visit any of the houses

This is an amazing street, with beatiful buildings. Since they are still used for private families, don't think you will enter and visit these houses. But the side is wonderful... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
maartenw2016
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Ghent, Belgium
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Ghent, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is an amazing street, with beatiful buildings. Since they are still used for private families, don't think you will enter and visit these houses. But the side is wonderful and full of variety!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For people who like houses in art deco (nouveau) is this the place to be. Just walk trough this street and enjoy the architecture. At the end of the street you've got some nice restaurants and pubs.

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Thank Ilse N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017

This street (together with a few around it) features beautiful Mansions from the end of the XIX a beginning of the XX, that are a rare sight for Art Nouveau, Art Deco and Fin de Siècle lovers

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Antwerp, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2016

For lovers of art nouveau, this is the place to be. Hundreds of thrilling mansions on only a few square kms.

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Antwerp, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016

When you like beautiful houses in art deco style, this is the place to be! This street and the other streets in the neighborhood are full of them. Nice bars and restaurants in the area.

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Thank NoeB1
Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

19th century mansions when the then-wealthy lived outside the city during the weekend; great architecture.

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Antwerp, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

These houses are beautiful to look at. So nice to walk through these streets. Well if you are the original homes are adapting to stay there. Many of these homes requires enlargement of the rooms and usually major renovations. Young families will settle there. And usually people with an open mind. And powerful capital

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Coimbra, Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

If you're into architecture or if you like cute neighborhoods you should go there. I rented a bicycle and went there in a couple of hours. It was a bit tricky to find but loved it once I got there.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Jaw dropping. Oh to live in a road like this. It's a must if you like art nouveau. Even if you don't a walk down this street will certainly give you an appreciation. Simply splendid.

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Antwerp, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

in this street you will find houses who were build between 1894 and 1908 als villa's and some co-housing projects and are now a protectec environment as cultural legacy

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