Bruges

Bruges is a picturesque city in , the northern part of . Once Europe's richest city, now both cosmopolitan and bourgeois in its compact size, it is one of the best preserved pre-motorised cities in and offers the kind of charms rarely available other than in Europe.
Photo: Donarreiskoffer, CC BY-SA 3.0. Photo: Jean-Christophe BENOIST, CC BY 2.5.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
The is a municipal museum in Bruges, , built on the site of the medieval Eekhout Abbey. Photo: Le Fou, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The of Bruges is a medieval bell tower in the centre of Bruges, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The Princely Beguinage is the only preserved beguinage in the city of Bruges. Photo: Jean-Pol GRANDMONT, CC BY 3.0.

Work of art
The is a marble sculpture by Michelangelo of the Virgin and Child. Photo: Jean-Pol GRANDMONT, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a postcard-perfect village in the northern corner of . Photo: Jean-Pol GRANDMONT, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Village
is a suburb of Bruges, in the province of , . Photo: MJJR, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Village
is small district of Bruges in the province of West Flanders in . Photo: LimoWreck, CC BY 3.0.

Bruges

Latitude
51.2086° or 51° 12' 30.8" north
Longitude
3.2268° or 3° 13' 36.4" east
Open Location Code
9F35665G+CP
Population
118,000
United Nations Location Code
BE BGS
Elevation
13 metres (43 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1651558422
Geo­Names ID
2800931
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Brugge
  • Arabic: Bruges
  • Arabic: بروج
  • Aragonese: Bruches
  • Armenian: Բռյուգե
  • Armenian: Բրյուգգե
  • Armenian: Պրիւժ
  • Asturian: Bruxes
  • Azerbaijani: Brügge
  • Basque: Brujas
  • Belarusian: Бруге
  • Belarusian: Бругэ
  • Bengali: ব্রুস
  • Bosnian: Briž
  • Bosnian: Brugge
  • Breton: Brugge
  • Bulgarian: Брюге
  • Catalan: Bruges
  • Catalan: Brugge
  • Cebuano: Bruges
  • Cebuano: Brugge
  • Chinese: 布吕赫
  • Chinese: 布呂赫
  • Chinese: 布魯日
  • Chinese: 布鲁日
  • Croatian: Brugge
  • Czech: Brugge
  • Czech: Bruggy
  • Danish: Brugge
  • Danish: Brügge
  • Dutch: Brugge
  • Egyptian Arabic: بروج
  • English: Brugge
  • Esperanto: Bruĝo
  • Estonian: Brugge
  • Extremaduran: Brujas
  • Finnish: Brugge
  • French: Bruges
  • French: Brugge
  • Galician: Brugge
  • Galician: Bruxas
  • Georgian: ბრიუგე
  • German: Bruges
  • German: Brugge
  • German: Brügge
  • German: Venedig des Nordens
  • Greek: Βρύγη
  • Greek: Μπριζ
  • Greek: Μπρυζ
  • Gujarati: બ્રુગેસ
  • Hebrew: ברוז'
  • Hebrew: ברוז
  • Hindi: ब्रुग्ज
  • Hungarian: Brugge
  • Icelandic: Brugge
  • Ido: Brugge
  • Indonesian: Brugge
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Bruges
  • Interlingue: Brugge
  • Irish: Brugge
  • Italian: Bruges
  • Italian: Brugge
  • Japanese: ブルッヘ
  • Japanese: ブルージュ
  • Kannada: ಬ್ರೂಜಸ್
  • Kirghiz: Брюгге
  • Korean: 브뤼허
  • Latin: Brugae
  • Latvian: Brige
  • Limburgan: Brugge
  • Limburgan: Brögge
  • Lithuanian: Briugė
  • Low German: Brügge
  • Luxembourgish: Bruges
  • Macedonian: Бриж
  • Macedonian: Брухе
  • Malay: Brugge
  • Marathi: ब्रूज
  • Northern Frisian: Brügge
  • Norwegian: Brugge
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Brugge
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Brugge
  • Occitan (post 1500): Brujas
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Bricg
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Brycg
  • Ossetian: Брюгге
  • Persian: بروخه
  • Persian: بروژ
  • Picard: Brudje
  • Polish: Brugge
  • Polish: Brugia
  • Portuguese: Bruges
  • Romanian: Bruges
  • Romanian: Brugges
  • Russian: Брюгге
  • Scots: Bruges
  • Serbian: Бриж
  • Serbo-Croatian: Brugge
  • Silesian: Brugge
  • Sinhala: බ්රුගස්
  • Slovak: Bruggy
  • Slovenian: Brugge
  • Spanish: Brujas
  • Swahili: Brugge
  • Swedish: Brygge
  • Tagalog: Brugge
  • Tamil: ப்ருக்ஸ்
  • Tatar: Брүгге
  • Telugu: బ్రుగేస్
  • Thai: บรูช
  • Turkish: Brugge
  • Ukrainian: Брюгге
  • Urdu: بروج، بیلجئیم
  • Uzbek: Brugge
  • Uzbek: Bryugge
  • Venetian: Bruges
  • Venetian: Bruza
  • Vietnamese: Brugge
  • Vlaams: Brugge
  • Vlaams: Bruhhe
  • Volapük: Brugge
  • Walloon: Brudje
  • Waray (Philippines): Bruges
  • Welsh: Brugge
  • Western Armenian: Պրիւժ
  • Western Frisian: Brugge
  • Western Panjabi: برویز
  • Wu Chinese: 布鲁日
  • Yue Chinese: 布魯日
  • Zeeuws: Brugge
  • 布鲁日历史中心

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