Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Brugge, Belgium - Multiview

 Greetings from Brugge, Belgium

Although it is not listed on the postcard, here is some information about the pictures - -
Top Left: City Hall
Top Right: The Dweersstraat.
Bottom Left: View from the Rozenhoedkaai.
Bottom Right: The Belfry – situated on the south side of the Markt.

postmarked in 2012 with a Belgium Christmas stamp and signed by 6 members of a Postcrossing meet-up.

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Bruges (Brugge) is the capital and largest city of the province of West Flanders in the Flemish Region of Belgium. It is located in the northwest of the country.

The historic city centre is a prominent World Heritage Site of UNESCO. The city's total population is 117,073 (1 January 2008), of which around 20,000 live in the historic centre.

Along with a few other canal-based northern cities, such as Amsterdam, it is sometimes referred to as "The Venice of the North". Bruges has a significant economic importance thanks to its port.

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