Living in Bruges

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Nicknamed the "Northern Venice", Bruges is the capital city of West Flanders. It is world famous for being one of Belgium's most attractive zones thanks to its charming medieval setting, thus welcoming expatriates with open arms.

By choosing to live and work in Bruges, you will step back into the past while remaining in a modern and lively environment, just like in most major European cities.

Expatriate health insurance in Bruges

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Moving to Bruges

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Work

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Housing

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The Belgium guide

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A work permit is required for any citizen from outside of the EU/EEA states who wishes to work, do an internship, or even be an au-pair in Belgium.

Belgium is the country of comic books, French fries, and beer. It is a great place to live in. Despite their rainy climate, Belgians are known for their hospitality, good mood, and optimism.

Belgium puts a lot of efforts in preserving the environment and the ecological state of its country. Laws and concepts in place help preserve the Flat Country.

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Bruges bloggers

Live Life Like a Best Seller

6 years ago

My husband and I were inspired to travel and experience life through other's eyes after volunteering in Namibia, Africa in 2008. We decided to take a three year expat offer in Europe, and we hope to live every day to the fullest. We lived in Subotica, Serbia for a year and now we find ourselves in Roeselare, Belgium.

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Our expat blog of the month: Wandy McNoble Down Under

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Our expat blog of the month: Wandy McNoble Down Under

Wendy comes from Mississauga, Canada. After travelling around Europe, including France, the UK and Sweden, she finally moved to Australia where she is a teacher, with her husband. Today, Wendy is a happy mom of two children: Ella who is three and Oliver who is six months old. Wandy McNoble Down Under is her blog where she talks about her ...

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Classifieds

Buy, sell and find all you need: deals, furniture, cars, household appliances and many more.

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Recommended services

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Odevaere.com
eekhoutstraat 1, Bruges

Serviced apartments

Marianna Lagakou -Van Zandweghe
Dorpsstraat 146, box 1, 8300 Knokke, Bruges

Private Teachers

Geoffrey Van Hulle Event & Meeting Designers
J.Suveestraat 15, Bruges

Events Management agencies