Historic Centre of Brugge, Bruges

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Step into Old World charm in Historic Centre of Brugge. Once a medieval settlement, this quiet city center still features preserved Gothic buildings and was at one time considered to be a major commercial city, due mainly to its port. Walk the cobbled streets to find endless chocolate shops, pubs featuring doubles and triples, and a mix of architectural styles. View the historic city on a boat tour through the canals, or sit back during a carriage ride through the canal-lined streets. If you've seen the film "In Bruges," you may want to take a guided tour, which can pinpoint major locations from the film. Add Historic Centre of Brugge and other attractions to your Bruges trip itinerary using our Bruges vacation tool .
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  • It is nothing new to say that the center of Bruges is a charming, romantic and highly advisable environment to visit. It is another historic center like many but I think a little percent of the visitors do not put themselves in position and do not enjoy it as it deserves. And this is caused by the exacerbated marketing about tourism in an area. That's why I can't give you the highest score, and maybe it's our fault. Recommended walking at night when all shops have closed
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  • Many tour buses, many “finest chocolate shops”, many souvenir places all make a beautiful historic town a quick visit for me.  more »
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