Ghent or Bruges? Top cities in Belgium compared by a local

Bruges and Ghent count as the historic gem cities of Belgium. Both offer visitors a similar medieval backdrop, enchanting cobbled streets, captivating canal tours, 360° Belfry views and waffles galore. Yet both Belgian cities are very different in character and atmosphere. So, which one should you should visit if you’re …

Bruges Christmas markets 2019: when + where + new concept

It’s hard to imagine a more mesmerizing Christmas setting than the historic center of Bruges. Every winter, the city’s old town is transformed into a magical winter wonderland with sparkling lights and decorated Christmas trees against a backdrop of gingerbread-like houses. This postcard-worthy setting with its convivial atmosphere combined with …