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Experience Bruges

The Swan Hotel Collection

Bruges is not only the ideal city if you want to snuff culture. Also for those who like to shop or enjoy a gastronomic weekend, the UNESCO World Heritage City is the perfect base for a city trip. Bruges has a lot to offer, from cosy markets to the most beautiful shops and nice restaurants and bars. Read our tips and experience Bruges in a unique way.

Experience Bruges shopping

Bruges is the ideal shopping city. Every Saturday and on shopping Sundays, every first Sunday of the month, the Zuidzandstraat, Steenstraat, Geldmuntstraat and the Noordzandstraat are made free of traffic between 1pm and 6pm. The main shopping streets extend between the Markt and the old city gates. Between the Noordzandstraat and the Zuidzandstraat lies hidden away the small and elegant shopping centre Zilverpand. Experience Bruges shopping and enjoy all the beauty that Bruges has to offer.

Experience Bruges
Photo: Jan D'Hondt

Experience Bruges and its pleasant markets

In the historic city centre of Bruges there are also weekly cosy markets. There is the Wednesday market, a food market that takes place on the Markt. Then every weekend there is the Saturday market at ‘t Zand, and you can visit the Fish market from Wednesday to Saturday. In December you can soak up the Christmas spirit at the Christmas market on the Markt and square Simon Stevin. Experience Bruges strolling through the pleasant markets and enjoy the many picturesque streets.

Experience Bruges artistically
Photo: Jan D'Hondt

Experience Bruges artistically

Bruges is also the perfect city for those who love art and antiques. Every weekend, except during the winter months, the Handicrafts & Flea Market takes place along the Dijver, a must for those who love antiques. Experience Bruges on an artistic level and live to the full on the Zandfeesten, the largest flea market in Flanders and a real crowd puller. In addition, the city offers various art and antique shops, good for hours of browsing fun! More information can be found at www.visitbruges.be.

Experience culinary Bruges

Bruges is also a culinary top destination. The city houses several star restaurants such as De Jonkman, Sans Cravatte, Den Gouden Harynck and Auberge de Herborist. Bruges offers something for everyone, from gourmet restaurants to cosy bistros. You can take a drink in the oldest café of Bruges, Vlissinghe, or you can also visit the hotel bars of The Swan Hotel Collection: the Hotel Dukes' Palace bar, the Grand Hotel Casselbergh lounge, the The Peellaert hotel bar or the Hotel Aragon lounge . The Swan Hotel Collection has its own restaurant, Dukes Restaurant, where you are always welcome for a bite or a drink. Experience Bruges the way you want it, book your stay now and enjoy the lowest price guarantee, or feel free to contact us for more information.

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