Discover the history of the legendary Belgian-American shipping company and its (famous) passengers.
We are Antwerp. We are Bruges, Ghent and Brussels. We are chocolates. We are beer and mussels. We are artists and artisans.
Antwerp has positioned itself as one of Europe’s most vibrant cities – and not just in medieval times!
With few photographers hanging around the harbor during the time of the Red Star Line, this Antwerp painter created a unique time capsule.
Albert Einstein was a regular Red Star Line passenger – until history caught up with him.
Beer existed long before Belgium became a country, with brewing dating back to Roman times.
Among the many famous Red Star Line passengers was a five-year-old Russian boy: Israel ‘Izzy’ Beilin. Later known as Irving Berlin.
Planning a trip to Flanders, Belgium? Brussels Airlines is the way to go.
Not everyone migrated by choice. Sonia Fuentes’ family came to escape persecution in Europe.
The city of Antwerp was once home to the world’s greatest painter: Peter Paul Rubens.
A story of people full of hopes and dreams who left behind the familiar to cast their lots in the Land of Opportunity.
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