A Romantic Guide to Bruges, Belgium’s City of Love
By Lily Heise for TravelAge West
With its network of canals, maze of cobbled streets and fairytale buildings, it’s no surprise that Bruges is frequently cited as one of the world’s most romantic cities. From secret spots to chocolate experiences, your clients will certainly fall in love with the “Venice of the North,” thanks to these insider tips.
Once one of Europe’s most influential trade centers and ruled by the Dukes of Burgundy from 1384 to 1482, Bruges’ mercantile wealth was transferred into its splendid Flemish architecture. Immaculately well-preserved and designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2000, it attracts millions of visitors every year, usually on day trips.