A smooth, headache-free trip begins with knowing a thing or two about your chosen destination. It's time to acquaint yourself with the basics about Bruges!
To help you find your feet, Bruges sits 55 miles (89 kilometers) northwest of the well-known city of Brussels.
Treat yourself to a little luxury at the Exclusive Guesthouse Bonifacius (Groeninge 4) or the Hotel Van Cleef (Molenmeers 11). After all, it's not every day you go on vacation! If you're simply looking for a cosy space to catch up on sleep, don't worry! There are options for you too. The Casa Romantico (Eekhoutstraat 37) and the Hotel Navarra Brugge (41 St Jakobsstraat) are some cheaper alternatives.
Public squares have many secrets to tell. Roam well-worn walkways and try to find some clues to the area's history at Bruges Market Square. Need some more ideas? Love to add some greater meaning to your adventure? Make the journey to Basilica of the Holy Blood. Regardless of your beliefs, it's a terrific place to educate yourself about the local religion. And there's more. Choose the best vantage point and observe the world rushing by at Burg. If you're feeling sociable, this time-worn square is also a brilliant place to hang out with the locals.
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