December 27, 2015

Bruges, Belgium

Photograph by Andrea Thompson Photography, Getty Images

Christmas and shop lights illuminate Market Square as an early dusk settles on the medieval town of Bruges, Belgium. Tucked in a northern corner of the country, the small but much visited city is known for its quaint beauty and historic, swan-dotted canals.

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