Love is in the air…
Did you know that Bruges is one of the most romantic cities of Belgium. In our blog of this month we will guide you through the city. Below you will see a top 5 of things to do in Bruges for couples.
The love lake is located in the south of Bruges and is one of the most beautiful places of the city. A legend tells the story of a young girl named Minna who was in love with a guy named Stromberg from another tribe. Her father required her to marry somebody else. She refused to marry another guy and ran away. When Stromberg found her, she died in his arms. The legend say “ If you kiss your loved one on the bridge, then it will be internal love”.
The Bonifacius bridge, better known as the lovers bridge is one of the smallest bridges of Bruges. It is located in between the Church of Our Lady and the Gruuthuse Palace. It is the perfect place to escape from the busy shopping streets in the city centre. Many people say that this is one of the oldest bridges of the town, actually the bridge was build in 1910. However the legend says “When you cross the bridge the first person you see on the other side is the one you will marry”.
You can’t visit Bruges without a boat tour on the canals. It is definitely the most romantic activity to do for couples. You will discover picturesque bridges, beautiful gardens and many more. There are 5 landing-stages in central part of Bruges. Every boat tour takes an half-hour. It is the ideal way the see the city in a whole different way.
The Queen Astrid Park is located in the city centre of Bruges. It is perfect place to escape from the busy streets of Bruges. You can just go there to make a walk with you loved one or to have romantic pick-nick.
The hotel is located in a forest at 5 km of the city. After a long day of visiting Bruges you can come here to relax. Because we are located in a wooden area, it is perfect to make walk in the forest next to the hotel. After a walk you can relax in our cozy bar or eat something in our brasserie.
Did you know that you can also upgrade your room with a romantic package? That includes a botte of sparking wine, a box of Belgian chocolates and rose petals on the bed.
Do you want more information about our romantic offer? Take a look on our website or call our 24hours available reception team: +32 50 40 21 40.