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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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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(Home) Room With a View Brugge – Andy’s Office

Name – Andy’s office (Photo Tour Brugge headquarters) About – So this is the view out of my top floor at home, out the back window and looking at the windmills of beautiful Brugge… The sunsets here are at times epic beyond words, over the years I’ve set up the camera a few times to […]

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Brugge Photo & Drink & Fun Spot: Bruges Beer Experience

Bruges Beer Experience - Photos by Andy McSweeney as Photo Tour Brugge About This Spot The upper floors of the former main post office is, since 2014, home to the Bruges Beer Experience, offering an immersive experience for both the camera and the other senses for the history of Belgian beer and the brewing process… [...]

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Brugge Photo & Food & Drink Spot: Café Vlissinghe Bruges

Exterior of Cafe Vlissinghe in Brugge/Bruges Belgium. About This Location Brugge’s oldest operating cafe, Cafe Vlissinghe is also one of its greatest indoor treasures of daily life. At over 500 years old (est. 1515) it is welcoming to visitors and locals alike and offers a visually charming slice of Bruges life with great staff & [...]

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Brugge Photo & Drink Spot: Halve Maan Brewery Bruges

Halve Maan Brewery Brugge - Photos by Andy McSweeney as Photo Tour Brugge About This Spot The Halve Maan Brewery (Half Moon) is a treasure of the city both for its history and photographic delight, not to mention the house beer Brugse Zot & Straffe Hendrick (a full beer is included with the tour). Family [...]

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Brugge Photo & Drink Spot: Duvelorium Bruges

Bruges Duvelorium - Photos by Andy McSweeney as Photo Tour Brugge About This Spot Duvel is an awesome and powerful Belgian beer… So that can justify a visit alone! Aside from that, and without beer in mind, the Brugge Duvelorium is a beautiful cafe that is very welcoming to photographers (especially if you buy a [...]

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