Top 5 Reasons Bruges is the Sweetest Little City

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the Gilded Ticket

  1. Art
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    This is Jan van Eyck’s town and the small museums here have a beautiful collection, not only of his works but of all who followed him. What you’ll see here is the mastery of oil paint. The thin layers upon layers of oil paint give the paintings a beautiful, jewel-like resonance and are beyond captivating.

          In addition to this amazing collection of Netherlandish Masters, the Church of Our                 Lady in Bruges has the only work by Michelangelo to leave Italy. Now, admittedly, I                 am not a fan of Michelangelo. I think his figures ar too muscular and stiff and his painted females look like they have coconuts glued to their chests.There is a certain grace and loving delicacy to the Bruges Madonna that I couldn’t help but be…

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