Travel Blogs from Brugge
... beef slow-cooked casserole, made with dark beer, and the idea is that you dip your chips in the thick delicious juices. We then strolled back to our B&B, relaxed and still taking in the beauty of Bruges.
So "Goodbye Bruges" - who knows - we may be back one day. Apparently winter in Bruges is a wonderland of Christmas lights, Christmas markets, music in the streets and of course snow! (and there’s a tower waiting for a certain person to climb!!)
... with a narrow, steep staircase of 366 steps leading to the top of the 83m high tower, which leans about a metre to the East! It was a beautiful view from the top, but oh so cold!
Waffles and chocolate: I love waffles. Lunch was a waffle with chocolate sauce and strawberries. Dylan had a packet of peanut m&ms from the supermarket. He really is so cultured. We did then buy some traditional Belgian chocolates to try. I don't ...
... train station. Brad had a croque Madame and I had a croque bolgonaise.. Beautiful! Then took off for Brugge. Started but using Brad's printed directions as couldn't figure out how to use the sat nav. The instruction book was in a foreign language. Not sure which one but was able to dust off some high school German to figure out how to change it to English. Then it went well. Put in address of hotel in Brugge and ...
... total genius. I will not insult his work by slotting little pics here.
Lunch was quick and unremarkable as was an afternoon spent dozing with the sick lady at my side. At 8.00 we went to an empty restaurant and had an excellent steak. I mention this only as we have found the grilled meat in Europe just about inedible, ...
... the crowds were stressful in a couple of spots, but we've gotten good at steering clear of them whenever possible.) We started by visiting a church that was very impressive on the outside, but plain and under heavy construction inside. A little disappointed after being spoiled by such amazing churches in Brussels, Antwerp and Ghent, we sought out a better religious monument. Happily, Bruges' Onze-Lieve-Vrouwerk fit the bill. Though dark and imposing, ...
Other places to stay in Brugge
Oude Burg 5, Brugge | 3 star hotelfrom $111
- Great location - good value for money.
- Perfect location
Boeveriestraat 2, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $120
- Nice hotel and a positive experience.
- Perfect location
Katelijnestraat 65B, Brugge | 2 star hotelfrom $131
- Graded this a B+, but it worked for what I needed
- Bog standard stay
- Good value for money
Handboogstraat 1, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $99
Katelijnestraat 65A, Brugge | 2 star hotelfrom $104
Burg 10, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $172
- Nothing special
- Excellent Location - If You Can Find It
- The Best
Chartreuseweg 20, Brugge | 3 star hotelfrom $82
St-Jakobsstraat 41, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $167
- Be careful - it's not all as rosey as it may seem!
- Great, Great, Great
- It really was the best!
Hoefijzerlaan 37, Brugge | 3 star hotelfrom $111
Potterierei 15, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $141
- Nice and quite, not too far from the town
- Nice hotel
- Nice hotel Little bit like Venice
Cordoeaniersstraat 16 - 18, Brugge | 2 star hotelfrom $124
Schouwvegersstraat 11, Brugge | 2 star hotelfrom $95
Genthof 4a, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $137
Oude Burg 14, Brugge | 2 star hotelfrom $108
Wijngaardstraat 7-9, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $113
- Great Hotel
- Well situated friendly modern hotel
- A marvellous hotel
Dijver 7, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $164
- Quaint Hotel with Great Location
- Perfect honeymoon!
- Beyond Excellence
22, Naaldenstraat, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $166
- Absolutely wonderful
- Fantastic Comfortable Hotel
- Nice Easter weekend at the Hotel Aragon
Korte Zilverstraat 3a, Brugge | 3 star hotelfrom $157
- Simple but nice Hotel
- Best stay at Bestwestern Premier Acacia
- 20% discount for early booking, you can't get better
Langestraat 38, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $128
- Very sterile
- Must stay at the Flanders!
- Pleasant stay
Hallestraat 4, Brugge | 3 star hotelfrom $101
T Zand 15, Brugge | 2 star hotelfrom $128
Joseph Wautersstraat 61, Brugge | 1 star hotelfrom $92
Kuiperstraat 18, Brugge | 3 star hotelfrom $99
- An Overrated and Unfortunate Relic
- April 2004 at the Memling
- Hans Memling, Perfect choice in Brugge
Vrijdagmarkt 5, Brugge | 3 star hotelfrom $170
Hoogstraat 20, Brugge | 4 star hotelfrom $181
- Wonderful hotel
- Feel like a local
- Okay but certainly not 4 Star
Katelijnestraat 40, Brugge | 3 star hotelfrom $128