Caedes

  Bruges 17  

Click here to view at full resolution.
Uploaded: 11/01/21 9:22 AM GMT
Bruges 17
Views: 75
Dlds: 38
Status: active

Depicted (on October 24th, 2021) is the little castle 'Minnewater' in downtown Bruges, Belgium. It was built in 1890 and had initially the name 'Castle Della Faille' named after a Southern Netherlands noble family. Its architect was Charles de Wulf.

It got its new name (after some refurbishment) after a pond in the middle of the center of Bruges, called 'Minnewater' (only available in the Dutch language). In 1996 the castle got the status as 'protected heritage'. It has a restaurant function now.

Comments

Post a Comment  -  Subscribe to this discussion
::Nikoneer
11/01/21 10:05 AM GMT
That would be a magnificent place to bring my better seven-eighths for a celebratory anniversary dinner (now on our 42nd year). I can see a string of lights~~probably those long bottle-shaped white lights~~on the right, above some tables, and can imagine them casting a glow on that right facade of stepped gables after the sun goes down. Lovely.

-nik
3∈ [?]
If you've ever wanted to make a difference but found it hard to believe that one person could... check out the Kiva Team Caedes discussion thread and discover that anything is possible.
::tigger3
11/01/21 12:57 AM GMT
Such a beautiul scene, and your perfect style of composition. tigs=^..^=
3∈ [?]
Nature in all her glory is my uplift on life and so is my love of photography. sandi ♪ ♫
.casechaser
11/01/21 3:49 PM GMT
I bet it is a great place to catch a luncheon and watch the people and the water activities as both go by.
3∈ [?]
.Starglow
11/01/21 5:14 PM GMT
My goodness, your series has just been phenomenal, thank you for taking time to share.
3∈ [?]
::trixxie17
11/01/21 6:08 PM GMT
This is my favorite so far Mr. C. - such a charming setting.
3∈ [?]
The Amen of nature is always a flower .... Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
::jerseygurl
11/01/21 7:17 PM GMT
Beautiful castle set against the autumn colors in Bruges Cornelius!!!!!!
3∈ [?]
::koca
11/02/21 7:36 AM GMT
Almost like a fairytale, Cornelius. Wonderful place and capture.
3∈ [?]
::Flmngseabass
11/03/21 5:23 AM GMT
A fine structure with some fine stature Mr. C!!! Love the architecture of the building and the setting is beautiful!! Thanks for sharing this place:):)
3∈ [?]
BB
::Pjsee16
11/04/21 10:35 AM GMT
A great place of Caedeians to meet!
3∈ [?]
Gratitude to the Ancient Instructors "What they undertook came to pass. All things hang like a drop of dew upon a blade of grass." W.B. Yeats
.LynEve
11/04/21 11:25 AM GMT
What a wonderful castle. The image has a lovely timeless quality
3∈ [?]
My thanks to all who leave comments for my work and to those of you who like one enough to make it a favourite. To touch just one person that way makes each image worthwhile. . . . . . . . . .. . . . "The question is not what you look at, but what you see" ~ Marcel Proust

Leave a comment (registration required):

Subject: