Culture and traditions

Free witches: enjoy what the city offers without paying

Bruges (Brugge) It is a city located in the area northern belgium and that it is attractive because when traveling its streets we are transferred to a magical environment where fairy tales are reality. This city has a Neogothic style historical center which is recognized since the beginning of the 21st century as World Heritage and that was recognized in 2002 as European Capital of Culture.

Beside Amsterdam Y Stockholm, Witches It is recognized for the amount of channels and bridges that it possesses, in addition to its impressive structures of medieval architecture. If we go to visit Bruges We can visit the following for free tourist attractions:

Main Square. Also called Grote Markt, this area of ​​Bruges is surrounded by important tourist attractions such as the Hall of Tissues, the Provincial Palace, and the Watchtower monument that represents the autonomy of the city. In this area we will also find antique shops, restaurants, bars and others.

San Salvador Cathedral Built in the ninth century, this cathedral is the oldest church in the city and stands out for having influence of various artistic styles such as Roman, Gothic, neo-Gothic and flowery Gothic.

Beaterio Located behind the popular Lake of Love, this tourist attraction is ideal to get away from the bustle of the city and get closer to the stage of the middle ages of the city. Here nuns lived in ancient times who embroidered lace, took care of the sick and, although they made vows of purity, they did not make those of poverty, so they lived with all the luxury of the time.

Damme Locality on the outskirts of the city and where we can arrive after half an hour by boat through one of the main channels of Flanders. In Damme we can explore colorful landscapes, trails and natural parks.

If we go to visit Bruges and we want to visit more tourist attractions we can acquire the Brugge City Card (The price is 12 euros per day and for 5 euros we can buy a bonus per day extra to those included in the card). With this card we can access for free more than twenty museums and places of interest, even take boat trips or be part of the city tours that take place by minibus. With Brugge City Card We will get discount on tickets to theater and cinema presentations, as well as discounts on car and bicycle rentals.

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