JET, SET, GO!; Rashi Sen; TTN Worldwide

WHETHER it be during the summer season or the upcoming Eid Al Adha holidays next month, expatriates and locals alike look for…

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Bruges to put up rules to control the influx of tourists; Times Travel

News reports suggest that the old city of Bruges is now feeling the burden of overcrowding. The European city is soon going to make rules that would restrict tourism.

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Brussels: On the trail of Art Nouveau, waffles and Tintin; Sujoy Dhar; Indiablooms

BRUSSELS is often overlooked as the city of some serious diplomatic business. But if you explore beyond the city’s European Union tag, you unravel a Brussels which is the birthplace of the Art Nouveau architecture, the comic strips of Tintin and yes, it is also famous for its toothsome varieties of Belgian waffles and chocolates. Sujoy Dhar discovers all that and more in a little over 48 hours in a year the city marks 30 years of the Brussels Region and 150 years of the Brussels tram…

Source: Brussels: On the trail of Art Nouveau, waffles and Tintin | Indiablooms – First Portal on Digital News Management

‘It’s getting like Disneyland’: Bruges pulls up drawbridge on tourists; Daniel Boffey; Guardian

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The picture-perfect Flemish city is just the latest to announce a crackdown on visitor numbers. But not everyone is happy…

Source: ‘It’s getting like Disneyland’: Bruges pulls up drawbridge on tourists

Bruges tourist CRACKDOWN: City to ‘control the influx’ of tourism with new measures; Beth Allcock; Express

BRUGES, in Brussels, is set to clampdown on the number of tourists visiting the beautiful city. Officials fear the huge number of visitors will leave it akin to a “complete Disneyland” – what is happening?

Source: Bruges tourist CRACKDOWN: City to ‘control the influx’ of tourism with new measures

Popular medieval Belgian town Bruges makes moves to restrict tourism; Lilit Marcus; CNN

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Bruges is the latest European destination to crack down on overtourism. Find out what the historic Belgium city is doing to limit crowds.

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Bruges : Belgium’s link to the past and bridge to the future; Bob Taylor; CDN

With picturesque medieval buildings nestled among its lace-lined placid canals, Bruges, meaning “bridge” is captivating. A bridge that links past and future…

Source: Bruges : Belgium’s link to the past and bridge to the future

A Local’s Guide to Things to do in Bruges; Sam Van Den Haute; The Planet D

Belgium travel writer Sam Van den Haute shares the very best things to do in Bruges, Belgium. There’s more to Bruges than just a day trip from Brussels…

Source: A Local’s Guide to Things to do in Bruges | The Planet D

Day Trip to Bruges from Amsterdam in Spanish; Get Your Guide

Discover Belgium – Europe’s battlefield and the home of beer and waffles! Visit Bruges, a medieval city listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.

Source: Day Trip to Bruges from Amsterdam in Spanish

The World’s Most Beautiful Flower Carpets; Sharon McDonnell; Architectural Digest

From a harvest festival in India to a Catholic feast in Italy, here are the planet’s most eye-catching—and fleeting—displays of flower power…

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