Faces of Brugge – Louis Verlinden

Meeting Louis: The first time I met Louis was at a Brugge local tour guide meeting in spring of 2018. It was the first meet of its’ kind in 60 years (and I’m humbly proud to say partly organised by yours truly) and Louis was noticed when he  shared his thoughts on the guide situation […]

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Faces of Brugge – Christian Campers

Meeting Chris: I first met Christian by dropping into his bicycle shop Exceller Bikes a few years ago to see if they had jerseys (shirts) of Brugge for my tour guests who were looking for a souvenir with cycling style. Friendly from word one and with a classy vibe that shines out in everything I see […]

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Faces of Brugge – Janis & Laila

Meeting Janis & Laila: I first met Janis & Laila in 2012 a little while after opening my photo tour and parking up my bike by the Vismarkt (Fish Market) where they set up to make & sell

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Faces of Brugge – Dirk De Fauw

Meeting Dirk I’ve met Dirk from the CD&V a couple of times now in passing, mostly at city of Brugge events where I’m collecting event photos and he smiles into the frame or says hello. Nice man to be sure, open and happy and kind enough to take time out

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Faces of Brugge – Andy Borgonjon

Meeting Andy: I first met Andy a while after starting my Photo Tour Brugge offering, he had started his Your Bruges tour and his tour also meets on the Burg Square. Fine fellow who knows a ton about Brugge history

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Faces of Brugge – Tom Willems

Meeting Tom: I first met Tom when I was dropping off my photo tour flyers at the In & Uit tourist info point. Like many of the staff giving out info to the many visitors to Brugge, Tom’s a smart and hardworking fellow who’s always happy to talk and share towards a better understanding.

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Room With a View Brugge – Martin’s Hotel

Name – Martin’s Hotel About –In the historic city centre of Bruges, just a short walk from the Grote Markt, Martin’s Relais comprises five ancient historic patrician residences. Stucco ceilings, crystal chandeliers, lovely fireplaces, oak-wood stairways, parquet floors and marble … Martin’s Relais is the ideal home base for discovering the city. (from website) Where – Oulde Burg 5, B-8000 […]

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Room with a View Brugge – Hotel De TuilerieĂ«n

Name – Hotel De TuilerieĂ«n About – An elegant patrician house from the 15th century has been transformed into a luxurious, contemporary hotel. Hotel De TuilerieĂ«n counts 45 unique rooms. All rooms combine modern comfort with authentic charm. The enthralling location along the most beautiful canals of Bruges “De Dijver” immediately immerses you in the enchanting atmosphere […]

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Room With a View Brugge – Bourgoensch Hof

Name – Hotel Bourgoensch Hof About – The hotel is located on the wollestraat, by a small courtyard and overlooking the canals.  This courtyard was part of a brewery since 1894 until it was converted in residential buildings by designed Architect Raison in the 1930’s.  When the brewery was still active the hotel building was the […]

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Room With a View Brugge – Hotel Adornes

Name – Hotel Adornes About – Sitting both on the foot of the Camersbrug bridge and quieter side of Brugge, Hotel Adornes is a wonderful family-run hotel where care and peace are a given. With a building that dates back to 1650 and reflecting both its’ history as well updates for modern tastes and comfort, […]

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