Beautiful Bruges: Minnewater lake

Minnewater lake or ‘the lake of love’ is another beautiful place in Bruges which also has a legendary story attached to it. It’s named after Minna who was in love with a warrior named Stromberg and when she was forbidden by her family to meet him and for the sake was kept within locked doors, she manages to run away and meet her lover and finally doe of exhaustion in his arms. This quiet but picturesque lake stands as the silent witness of the legendary love story.


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