Bruges Journals

The relaxing side of Belgium

An April 2003 trip to Bruges by Goodsvejk

Hotel Ter Reien Photo, Bruges, Belgium More Photos
Quote: Having already been to beautiful, but busy, Brussels we opted for this quieter Belgian jewel. The forty five minute drive, didn't give an inkling of the true time travel that we were about to encounter. The truth soon became apparent. We had actualy travelled back a few hundred years.
Hotel Ter Reien Photo, Bruges, Belgium
The accommodations were amazing. The view from our room opened up onto a picturesque canal, intersected by a cobblestone bridge. The rooms were a bit more modern than the exterior betrayed, but this only enhanced the experience. It was the best of both worlds. The location was ideal. Just far enough off the main squares to be quiet, but close enough that you felt a part of the scene. There were many wonderful pubs and restaurants within a few minutes walk, and the prices were drastically lower than those on the squares. The only noticeable drawback was the canals use as a tour route. Something to beware of if you request, or are given, a canal side view. The romanticism of the night ...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on May 21, 2003

Hotel Ter Reien
Langestaadt 1
Bruges, Belgium
0032 50349100