Spring means blooming daffodils in Bruges!

Spring is finally here are we can’t wait to get out and enjoy it. Spring in Bruges brings vibrant natural colours, more people exploring our beautiful streets and only the odd April shower. Daffodils are the ultimate springtime flower and we’re lucky to have lots of places to enjoy these bursts of light through the […]

5 tips for a romantic getaway in Bruges


When you think of a romantic weekend break in Europe, chances are Bruges is high on your list. With its beautiful architecture, great restaurants and distinct fairy-tale charm, it’s the perfect spot for a couple’s getaway. From quaint architecture and horse-drawn carriages to cosy pubs and chocolate shops, there are plenty of romantic things to […]

Stunning Things To See In Bruges This Winter

The centre of Bruges is quite compact, meaning that many of the main attractions are just a short journey from The Green Park Hotel Brugge. Burg square is the perfect place to begin your sightseeing adventure. With stunning architecture for you to admire it is a must-see for all visitors to the city.

Our small city in the north of Belgium packs a serious punch. It’s on every European travel itinerary and should be on everyone’s bucket list of places to visit before you die. The stunning medieval architecture, the unique shopping and the relaxed atmosphere make it a fantastic place to visit no matter the weather. Avoid […]

From Brussels airport to Bruges: Most efficient ways to get in Bruges


If you’re planning a trip to one of the most romantic and picturesque cities in the world, Bruges, you’ll be wondering what are the easiest and most efficient ways to get here. If you’re landing at Brussels Airport, the largest international airport in Belgium, there are a number of ways to get to Bruges, some […]

The Best Christmas Shopping in Bruges


Christmas in Bruges is like stepping into a postcard. Medieval buildings with a light dusting of snow, thousands of twinkling lights and Christmas markets make Bruges the perfect place for a festive break, especially if you love a bit of retail therapy. You’ll find all sorts of treats here, from independent shops and retailers to […]

Bruges & Chocolate, The Perfect Love Story


Belgian Chocolate is considered Europe’s finest and if you ask any local in Bruges, they’ll tell you ours is the best in Belgium. Take a stroll along our cobbled streets and you’re sure to see many chocolatiers displaying their finest products, from popular brand names known all over the world to tiny family-run chocolate shops. […]

The Legend of The Swans in Bruges Explained


As you walk through the heritage city of Bruges, you’ll have plenty to admire. From fantastic architecture and history at every turn to the fantastic waterways and scores of cafes and restaurants to dine in. One thing you might notice is a magnetic family of swans gracing our canals. What’s so special about the swans […]

5 Best Day Trips from Bruges to The Belgian Coast


Everyone loves a city break, especially somewhere as beautiful and heritage filled as our gorgeous hometown Bruges. Sometimes, it’s also nice to venture away from the city for a day or two to soak in the magic of mother nature and enjoy views across the ocean. Bruges is just 11km from the Belgian coast, a […]

3 Places To Go in Bruges By Night


Once upon a time, the canals of Bruges bustled at night. The water was crowded with ships, arriving and departing from far off journeys, bringing unusual and exciting goods from overseas. Merchants sold their wares and protected their stores of wool, linen and silk and the cities citizens rambled, shopping and haggling, enjoying being some […]

Exploring Bruges by Boat is like Sailing Through a Fairy Tale

The Green Park Hotel Brugge is located just 15 minutes from the heart of historic Bruges making it the perfect base for exploring everything that the city has to offer. Ostend International Airport is only 20 minutes away making the city very accessible for international visitors. The city of Bruges is the perfect place for a city break with beautiful medieval architecture, cobbled streets, historic churches and museums and world famous chocolatiers. Explore the city on foot with one of the many walking tours, many of which are available free of charge or explore the canals of Bruges and see the city from a different perspective.

A visit to Bruges is not complete without a boat trip on the canals of Bruges. You discover Bruges from a completely different angle because some “must sees” you can only experience from the canals. What, where, when and how? There are 5 boarding points in the center of Bruges. For half an hour, the […]