Bruges will launch this year a totally new Christmas concept including a Winter bar. Enjoy a magical illuminated walk in the historical heart of the city, or take to the ice on the artificial skating rink on the Lake of Love.
The three kilometers long beer pipeline through Bruges is world's first
The products of 'Le Pain Quotidien' (The Daily Bread in English) are well known in the mean time. The company, founded in Brussels on 26th of October 1990 by Alain Coumont, currently operates more than 220 bakery-restaurant locations worldwide in 17 countries.
By using mobile data from telecom provider Proximus, Bruges was able to analyse precisely the visitors density in 2015.
7.8 million people visited the historic city of Bruges in 2015. 1,27 mlj of them were local people living in the region of the city. 5,27 mlj tourists (living further than 20 km from Bruges) were visiting the city for just one day, while 1,28 mlj were booking an overnight.
2,2 mlj hotel nights in Bruges!