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The historic center of Bruges has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2000 thanks to its status as one of the commercial and cultural capitals of Europe and its enduring Gothic architecture. The Belgian city center is cited as a great...more
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All reviews beautiful city cobbled streets every corner small city christmas market waffles walk around the main square day trip on foot horse and carriage boat tour ice rink canal trip bell tower fries architecture
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Reviewed yesterday

Lovely old centre, utterly beautiful and historic. Well worth a vist, a couple of days minimum should do it, 3 would be better

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed yesterday

The historic centre of Bruges provides a wealth of history, beauty and interest for anyone walking the area.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed yesterday

It is well worth visiting this beautiful city. The architecture is varied . Every corner delivers an amazing view. The addition of canals make this place even more attractive. It is certainly a must if you love chocolate.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A large array of fine buildings spread through a number of beautiful squares and joined by narrow streets. It seems that no two buildings are the same, so the variety is exceptional.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First time in Bruges and stayed for the weekend The whole town is extremely clean and very historic which you feel as you are walking around There are many many shops - beer, chocolate, clothes, bars and restaurants all down lots of small side roads...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Easy to navigate, small Xmas market in centre of town, used an excellent guide explaining the history of Belgium and Brugge. If you like chocolate or beer you will love this place. Very pretty with many tourists.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The place is associated with fighting, independence and freedom. The guide told us the stories of the past as you took a walk and admired everything around you. Indeed wonderful to walk the place of history.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank EnakshiC
Reviewed 3 days ago

Bruges is a historical important city. Walking through the often narrow street gives you a glimpse of a town in medieval times. On all these cobble stones hundreds of thousands ancestors walked, lived, suffered or partied before us. In town there are many many shops,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank patrickd360
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had a great overnight stay in Bruges, it such a pretty city. I was disappointed the market was quite small and not all the stalls had been taken, but the ice rink and the overall area looked festive.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 1960Smith
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is the place to go when in Bruges. We were there on a wet friday when it was empty and had a good walk. Visited again on saturday when it was super crowded. Both visits presented a different ambience of the centre. Do have...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Villandrew79
17 September 2018|
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Response from Steve B | Reviewed this property |
We have recently done a similar tour with Azamara and you need to factor in a minimum one hour travelling to and from Ostende where your ship is most likely to be berthed. There is, however, plenty of interesting attractions... More
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nikita g
25 May 2018|
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Response from Lincoln_PETE7904 | Reviewed this property |
You need to go Brussels South station (the same one as the Euro train). There are usually about 2 trains an hour but none of them are directly to Bruges. We took the Ostend train traveling to Bruges and the Brussels train... More
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MHS_7025
29 March 2018|
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Response from professional09 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sorry for the late reply. The hotel is Hotel De Castillion.
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