Heist-aan-Zee

Heist-aan-Zee, or Heist or Heyst, is a town in , , . Till 1971 it was a municipality. It was a prominent summer beach resort in the 1890s.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
Photo: VWAmFot, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
Heist is a railway station in the town of , , .

Church
Photo: LimoWreck, CC BY 2.5.

Lighthouse
Photo: Laaglander, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Neighborhood
Photo: Koen Amatata, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a beach resort and town of 33,000 inhabitants on the Belgian sea coast in the northern corner of . Photo: Paul Hermans, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Village
is a village on the coast of and a subdivision of , for which it is the modern port. Photo: MJJR, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Heist-aan-Zee

Latitude
51.3374° or 51° 20' 14.8" north
Longitude
3.24° or 3° 14' 23.9" east
Open Location Code
9F3586PQ+XX
Population
13,000
United Nations Location Code
BE HEI
Elevation
5 metres (16 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 828136835
Geo­Names ID
2796157
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Also Known As

  • Breton: Heist-aan-Zee
  • Cebuano: Heist
  • Dutch: Heist (West-Vlaanderen)
  • Dutch: Heist
  • Dutch: Heyst-sur-Mer
  • English: Eist
  • English: Heist
  • French: Heist
  • French: Heyst-sur-Mer
  • German: Heist-aan-Zee
  • Hungarian: Heist-aan-Zee
  • Portuguese: Heist-aan-Zee
  • Swedish: Heist
  • Vlaams: Eist
  • Heist-sur-Mer
  • Heyst

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