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Delightful cobbled lanes, quiet canals, spires and historic market squares - Bruges - 'The Venice of the North' is one of Europe's best-preserved medieval towns. Its Christmas Market has a fairytale setting, filling the air with a magical atmosphere and transforming the city centre into a festive delight. Twinkling fairy lights thread through chalets, and the traditional stalls bring together everything from food, drink and local treats, to handmade crafts and decorations. Image © Stad Brugge
Picture-perfect cobbled lanes, peaceful canals and prehistoric market squares, churches, spires and towers, ‘The Venice of the North’, as it is known, is like an open-air museum. As expected from one of Europe’s best preserved medieval towns, you’ll find inspiring architecture aplenty.