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Zeebrugge port information

www.portofzeebrugge.be
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Zeebrugge, as the word looks, comes from two words; "zee" = "sea" and "brugge" = Bruges, it means Bruges by the sea.  In the past there was a small port here, but a lot of the traffic went up the canal to Bruges which was a thriving merchant town.  As ships got bigger the port grew and the canals were used less.  A pity as it would be a nice way to get to Bruges from the cruise port.

The port serves the Belgian fishing fleet, ferries to the UK (and else where perhaps), a cruise terminal for Belgium (Bruges, Ostend, Brussels, Ypres, and others are in easy reach), a container port, and an export port for continental motor companies.

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maps.google.co.uk/maps?hl=en&ll=52.378114,4.916382&z=13 Berth at Zeebrugge.
en.wikivoyage.org/wiki/Zeebrugge wikivoyage guide to Bruges (redirects from Zeebrugge).
www.whatsinport.com Zeebrugge page
www.portofzeebrugge.be/ Zeebrugge Cruise Port.
shorebee.com Transportation from Zeebrugge to Bruges.
boards.cruisecritic.com Discussion on Cruise Critics on travel options at Zeebrugge.
De Lijn Belgian coastal tram that runs from De Panne to Kocke-Heist.  See this post for how to get to the tram stop.  The trams are more frequent than the trains.
www.portofzeebrugge.be Zeebrugge FAQ page.
Cruise Critics Zeebrugge page
Triposo Belgium
Triposo Zeebrugge

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