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Tongeren Shops – Meet Babs

‘t BegijntjeLocation: st-Ursulastraat 21, Tongeren 3700 BelgiumOpen: Sat 1300-1700 and Sun 0800-1400Tel: 0032-012-263707Email: Web: The Shop: Walk through the Moerenpoort (old city gate along the wall where the antique market is), past Grand Sasso on your left, to where the road forks. Take the left fork. You’ll see a small placard that advertises […]

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Tongeren – shops and bakery

Here are a couple more places worth stopping at when you visit Tongeren although these are just the tip of the iceberg. Tongeren has fabulous shopping. The sad thing is that on Sundays during the antique market, the non-antique shops are mostly closed, so we can only peer in the windows of the beautiful clothing […]

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Tongeren – Amazing antique market

“I am sitting here with the smile of a Cheshire cat feeling as relaxed and rejuvenated as I would after a day at the spa. I have found my Mecca, at least on Sundays.” It might sound a bit dramatic, but truly, for antique lovers, history aficionados, museum goers, or flea market treasure seekers, this […]

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Large Antique Shop – Ophoven. BL

Reader Recommendation… Here is where some friends found a beautiful hall tree for only 30 Euros and some wonderful old wooden picture frames. This is a place where bargains can be found, but you might have to dig a little. Efel Antiquein Ophoven, BelgiumN 51 degrees 07.331E 005 degrees 48.041 Open Weekends Looking for something […]

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Cafe Curioso

Cafe Curioso Erkelenzer Strasse 16 Dremmen Tel: 02452-930727 Cafe Open: Saturday and Sunday 1000-1900Das Atelier: Antique Shop Open: Mon-Thurs 1400-1900, Sat 1000-1900 Eclecticism at its best, Cafe Curioso mixes it up – from the truly beautiful to the strangely tacky adorning what feels like some one’s living room to the cramped upstairs with treasures hidden […]

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