Bruges

Bruges

 For sure one of the wealthiest towns in middle ages this West Flanders town is the most visited place in Belgium still lives in his historical spirit.

Like no any other suitable city to get tour and explore by bike or even walk. The best of the bests od delicious beers top brands, horse carriage riders, chocolate creatures often touching up to the boundaries of morality and flax laces referring about traditional inspiration.

 

Belfort ( Belfry Tower )

 The 83 m high medieval bell tower situated in historical center of the city, formerly served like treasury, municipal archives and observatory spotting potential hazards in the town. Top prominent city’s symbols that became especially popular and familiar after the scenes filmed for one of the cult movies featuring Collin Farrell.

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Begijnhof (Beguinage)

Sisterhood semi-monastic community established at 1230 yr. by religious women losing their husbands to the Crusades.
Once inside peacefully lifestyles of Benedictine nuns in modesty and quiet behind walls surrounds by picturesque nature motives arouse every chance traveler to find own spirituality almost tangible, even if you do not see anyone else around.

Le calme monastique d'un béguinage, à Bruges. http://www.visoterra.com Begijnhof (Beguinage) 5 Begijnhof (Beguinage) 1 Begijnhof (Beguinage) 7 Begijnhof (Beguinage) 6

 

Groenerei

Place for sweethearts. Plenty of typical Bruges scenery involving historical buildings and old bridges decorated by touch of nature. After all this romantic spots and long walks along the canals spreading around like cities arteries stays for long time in the deepest memories.

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