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... in bruges has reminded me of how much I like visiting small towns in europe after being in paris. A lot of people come to europe and make the mistake of only going to the huge cities but never come to places like bath, rouen, or bruges. There's more charm, more local culture, people are much more open and friendly, and everything is in walking distance. You get a real feel for the country and it's people, which isn't always there in larger cities. Going ...
... wear on. My legs are telling me they need to sit down, so I find a ticket booth for a canal cruise and join the lineup.
Brugge is called "The Venice of the North," and the little boat tour provides some spectacular views of the city from the water. It's too bad that the boat's captain decides to narrate mostly in French, reserving his English commentary to flirt in a bad imitation of Sean Connery with ...
... and over a canal that had quite a few swans in it last night. Dad seemed to be very interested in seeing the swans and luckily there were a few there when we arrived. Conveniently enough, this is also the same spot where we were able to catch our canal tour. The tour was great and is a really nice way to see some of Bruges. The boat captain/narrator was difficult to understand at times, but the scenery was fantastic. Bruges, back in the day, rivaled London in terms of wealth ...
... believe knowing how low my standards are.
So here we sit, 10pm and still over 30 degrees. I've consumed enough liquid today to fill the Hoover Dam. Still thirsty.
If I'm not cooked by tomorrow, my next blog will be arriving at your in box.
……and because you love looking at us……..
... confirmation number eventually. Due to storms in the area (thunder and lightning out the end of the station), our train ran a bit late, but not too bad. We were happy we were not getting on one of the trains that was running 75 minutes behind schedule. After a bit of confusion on the train, we settled into our 4-person couchette with an Italian and a Frenchman for the slightly cramped 10 hour ride to Paris. There is something quite nice about falling asleep in Italy and waking up in ...
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
5000 Lake Boulevard, Clearwater | 3 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