To appreciate the many textures of Bruges, pull on some comfortable shoes and explore nearby neighborhoods like Oedelem, Bruges, and Damme.
Sijsele has plenty of museums and theaters within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Visit some of the noteworthy artistic and historic collections including Groeningemuseum and Gruuthuse Museum. Enjoy seeing established and up-and-coming artists strut their stuff at Concert Hall.
Those with some time to spare in the Sijsele area will not want to miss out on Burg, Begijnhof and Beguinage. The Church of Our Lady, the Holy Blood Basilica Chapel and the St. Salvators Church offer those exploring Bruges the opportunity to better understand the role religion has played in the area.
If you are ready to splash some cash, browse the Bruges Market Square.
Sports fans can see the Club Brugge soccer team and the Cercle Brugge at Jan Breydel Stadium, the sporting heart and soul of the city. Relive the match’s highlights over a few drinks with friendly locals after the final whistle blows in one of the nearby watering holes.
When it’s time to rest up after checking out the charms of Sijsele, check in to one of the area’s numerous bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The ibis budget Brugge Centrum Station, the Grand Hotel Casselbergh Bruges and the Martin's Brugge are just some of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.