Bruges Tourism in Belgium

Monday, February 11th 2013. | Belgium

Bruges Hotel Bruges Tourism in Belgium

Bruges is a historical city and also the largest city in the province of West Flanders in the Flemish region, Belgium. Located in the Northwest of the country. Bruges is a UNESCO World Heritage site. In the 19th century, the city was 14 has a population of 35,000 and the most important fabric markets in Northern Europe. In the 16th century, clogged ports and kill the economy here. But it has been developed by modern travelers, the city thrives. And the city has become a favorite place for tourists. Along with a few other Canal-based Northern cities, such as Amsterdam, Bruges has a significant economic importance thanks to its port. At one time this city into a major commercial in the world. It has been renovated to retain the appearance of the middle ages. And reflects that of many centuries ago, a lot of architecture dating from the 19th century and the 20th. The historic center is a UNESCO World Heritage site notable. It is oval and about 430 hectares in size. The area of the whole city amounts to more than 13,840 hectares, including 1,075 hectares off the coast, at Zeebrugge. It has a population of about 20,000 117,073, and who live in the historic center. The metropolitan area, including the outer commuter zone, covers an area of 620 km² and has a population of 255,844.

Bruges River Bruges Tourism in Belgium

In a block or three, in this city you will find the scenery. The Basilica of the Holy Blood is famous relic of the blood of Christ, according to tradition, in the year 1100 after the second crusade. The Town Hall has a Gothic Hall is the oldest and most luxurious in the Low Countries. Gruuthuse Museum houses rich brewer, replete with a smattering of everything from the vast medieval bedpans for a guillotine. The depiction of in the dark comedy 2008 “is also a city which is so famous fairy tale almost makes Colin Farrell’s character is crazy. The charming capital of West Flanders in Belgium with a Northwestern Swans glide along the canals and streets of medieval stone decorated with lace shops and cafes. But the city now has more Restaurants offering ambitious run by talented young chefs, and creative store stocks candy chocolate chocolatiers experimental. New and renovated museums, and the brewery was celebrated in this region. Here there are also hotels that often in the tired tourists visit during the trip. Enjoy.

Bruges Museum Bruges Tourism in Belgium

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