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WHAT DOES BRUGES MEAN IN ENGLISH?
Coordinates: 51°13′N 3°14′E / 51.217°N 3.233°E / 51.217; 3.233Coordinates: 51°13′N 3°14′E / 51.217°N 3.233°E / 51.217; 3.233 Country Belgium Community Flemish Community Region Flemish Region Province West Flanders Arrondissement Bruges Government • Mayor Renaat Landuyt • Governing party/ies CD&V, sp.a Area • Total 138.40 km2 Population • Total 117,170 • Density 850/km2 Postal codes 8000, 8200, 8310, 8380 Area codes 050 Website www.brugge.be Bruges 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 area of the whole city amounts to more than 13,840 hectares, including 1,075 hectares off the coast, at Zeebrugge. The historic city centre is a prominent World Heritage Site of UNESCO. It is oval-shaped and about 430 hectares in size. The city's total population is 117,073, of which around 20,000 live in the city centre.
The translations of Bruges from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Bruges» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BRUGES» OVER TIME
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Bruges
QUOTES WITH «BRUGES»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word Bruges.
Bruges is a beautiful medieval city almost untouched by time. If you like jazz, you will be well catered for. If you like chocolate and beer, you will be in heaven.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BRUGES»
Discover the use of Bruges in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Bruges and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
A tale of obsession set against the melancholy of Bruges.
Georges Rodenbach, 2011
Bruges, Cradle of Capitalism, 1280-1390
This book serves not only as a case-study in medieval economic history, but also as a social and cultural history of medieval Bruges.
James M. Murray, 2005
Rick Steves' Amsterdam, Bruges & Brussels
The self-guided tours in this book will lead you on bike rides over cobblestone streets and on cruises through charming canals. Stop to smell the tulips as you hike past whirring windmills.
Rick Steves, Gene Openshaw, 2013
Music in Late Medieval Bruges
Though many have written on the musical achievements of the Franco-Flemish school, this book is the first to show how the artists and composers of Bruges worked side by side to shape their acoustic and visual environment and to express ...
Reinhard Strohm, 1990
Galbert of Bruges and the Historiography of Medieval Flanders
*Leading medieval scholars analyze one of the best-known historical narratives of the Middle Ages*
Jeff Rider, Alan V. Murray, 2009
Bruges Flower Lace
A reference and instructional work this is produced for the lacemaker with a working knowledge of the craft of Bruges flower lace and describes the basic techniques used in the lace - braids, edgings, leaves, scrolls and flowers - and ...
Edna Sutton, 1997
The Rough Guide to Bruges & Ghent
The Rough Guide to Bruges and Ghent is the essential pocket handbook to two of the most beautiful and intriguing cities in Europe, featuring: lively accounts of all the attractions, from superb art galleries to the handsome mediaeval city ...
Phil Lee, Rough Guides, 2002
Brussels, Bruges, Antwerp and Ghent
What Will Your Brussels, Bruges, Antwerp & Ghent Encounter Be... Languidly cycling and cruising along tranquil waterwaysSampling delectable pralines made from exotic teasGazing at the North Sea on a coast-hugging tram ridePicking up an ...
Catherine Le Nevez, 2008
Frommer's Brussels & Bruges with Ghent & Antwerp
Frommer's Brussels & Bruges with Antwerp and Ghent, 2E brings you the best of Belgium’s great cities—from the cosmopolitan Euro-capital of Brussels and postcard-perfect Bruges, to the medieval back streets of Ghent and the culturally ...
George McDonald, 2005
Lonely Planet Pocket Bruges & Brussels
Colourful and easy-to-use, this neighbourhood-focused guide includes unique local recommendations to maximise your quick trip experience. Looking for more extensive coverage?
Lonely Planet, Helena Smith, 2012
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BRUGES»
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... De Moere's family members as well as Van De Moere's own address, a remote farmhouse outside of Bruges where his wife was often alone. «Bloomberg, Jul 15»
A Tale of Two Cities: Jewish Antwerp and Brussels
During the early Middle Ages, nearby Bruges was the region's dominant port, thanks to an 1134 storm that created a natural channel to the ... «The Jewish Press, Jul 15»
Fairport Convention record local artists' poignant hit 'John Condon'
Tracey and Richard recently played with Luka Bloom in Belgium and are back there now ahead of playing alongside a full orchestra in Bruges ... «Derry Journal, Jul 15»
Birmingham City in Marbella: Most of these Blues old boys put the …
He was knocked out in the win over FC Bruges and he was in and out of the side for the rest of the 2011-12 campaign. The following season he ... «Birmingham Mail, Jul 15»
VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Down Will Come' Episode of HBO's TRUE …
Colin Farrell (Golden Globe winner for "In Bruges") plays Ray Velcoro, a troubled detective whose allegiances are torn between his masters in ... «Broadway World, Jul 15»
Tickets go on sale Tuesday: The Belgian coast is just a …
You can also take the train back from Bruges which is easily accessible from Blankenberge for more sightseeing on the day trip. If you make a ... «Luxemburger Wort - English Edition, Jul 15»
Interview: Cooperation between EU, China cities developing fast …
Gerhard Stahl, former secretary general of the Committee of the Regions and professor at College of Europe in Bruges made the remarks to ... «GlobalPost, Jul 15»
Create a people-friendly cycling city
... of the best bike-friendly cities like Amsterdam and Bruges. There's more to becoming a cycling nation than having a comprehensive network, ... «The Straits Times, Jul 15»
Eurostar deal: Kids travel to Paris, Brussels and Bruges for £1 each …
Kids can travel for £1 to Paris, Brussels and Bruges in Eurostar's latest sale when travelling with an adult with a full priced ticket. Tickets must be ... «Mirror.co.uk, Jul 15»
Liverpool striker target joins AC Milan
Bacca, 28, has spent two seasons at Sevilla since moving to southern Spain from Club Bruges of Belgium. He has scored 49 goals in 108 ... «Fox Sports, Jul 15»
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