About Bruges, Belgium
Bruges, the capital of West Flanders in northwest Belgium, is
distinguished by its canals, cobbled streets and medieval buildings. Its
port, Zeebrugge, is an important center for fishing and European trade.
In the city center’s Burg square, the 14th-century Stadhuis (City Hall)
has an ornate carved ceiling. Nearby, Markt square features a
13th-century belfry with a 47-bell carillon and 83m tower with panoramic