The Port of Ostend is situated in Ostend, West Flanders in the Flemish Region of Belgium. The port services freight transport between Ostend and Ramsgate, Ipswich and North Killingholme Haven. Doing buissnes: Blue Economy Circular Industry Bulk & Project cargo Cruises & Roll-on roll-off Fishing Industry Port areas REBO heavy weight terminal MultiTech technical customization

Mutoh Europe nv is a business unit of Mutoh Holdings Co. Ltd. Founded in 1991, the company’s activities encompass sales, sales support, warehousing and logistics, marketing, product and application support, service training and after-sales service of Mutoh hardware (professional sign cutting plotters and small size desktop & large-format full-colour piezo printers for commercial inkjet printing, sign & […]

The Mu.ZEE is a museum in Ostend, Belgium, specializing in Belgian art from 1830 onwards. It was created in 2008 by the fusion of the former Provinciaal Museum voor Moderne Kunst (PMMK, the museum for modern art of the Province of West-Flanders) and the Museum voor Schone Kunsten Oostende (Museum of Fine Arts Ostend), both located in Ostend. […]

The Hippodrome Wellington (also Wellingtonrenbaan) is a horse racing track in Ostend in the Flemish Region of Belgium built in 1883, renovated in 2011 and named after Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington. The facility hosts both harness and flat racing events. Starting at the end of June, there’s a race day every Monday (until September). Notable among its flat races for Thoroughbred horses was the Grand Prix Prince Rose held annually in July on the Nationale […]

Challenging escape rooms with attention to detail. Timescape’s first escape room is called the Quarantine but soon it will be adding a second one, called ‘Battle Royale: Bunker Break-in’. These two rooms each have a floor area of 65 sq.m., meaning they are perfect for large groups. Opening period:01/09/2018 to 31/12/2021 Tuesday from 1:00 pm […]

The Thorntonbank Wind Farm is an offshore wind farm, 30 km (19 mi) off the Belgian coast, in water ranging from 12 to 27 metres (39 to 89 ft) deep. It is possible to take a trip to the Wind fram. During the trip a guide immerses you in coastal shipping and port signaling, various buoys and beacons to the exploration of marine […]

Hangtime is a new recreation center in the buildings of the former Explorado in Ostend. 1,000 square metres of trampolines, a huge ball bath, and a challenging play area for the little ones, all connected by an inspiring coffee bar.

The O.129 Amandine is a large medium-range trawler (class of fishing vessels). The ship is now moored in Ostend as an interactive museum ship in a dry dock on the renewed Visserskaai. On board you can learn everything about Icelandic navigation and sea ​​fishing . The Amandine was the last Ostend Iceland vessel. The Amandine turned out to be very successful. In the summer she fished the lands around South Iceland and in […]

The barquentine Mercator was built as a training ship for the Belgian merchant fleet. She was named after Gerardus Mercator (1512–1594), a Belgian cartographer. Besides being a training a ship, she was also used, mainly before World War II, for scientific observations, or as ambassador for Belgium on world fairs and in sailing events. In 1961, she became a floating museum, first in Antwerp and, from […]

France had occupied the Austrian Netherlands (a territory roughly corresponding to the borders of modern Belgium) during 1792 and 1793 in the Flanders Campaign of the French Revolutionary Wars. During the War of the Fifth Coalition, Napoleon Bonaparte expected a British assault from the sea on the port of Ostend, and the fort was constructed in the sand dunes close to the mouth of the harbour in 1811. […]

Ostend is a coastal city and municipality, located in the province of West Flanders in the Flemish Region of Belgium. It comprises the boroughs of Mariakerke, Raversijde, Stene and Zandvoorde, and the city of Ostend proper – the largest on the Belgian coast. Sights Ostend is known for its sea-side esplanade, including the Royal Galleries of Ostend, pier, and fine-sand beaches. Ostend is visited by many day-trippers […]