Hasselt is the capital city and municipality of the Flemish province of Limburg. Both the Albert Canal and the Demer River run through the municipality. Hasselt is situated between the Campine region, in the south of the Hesbaye region and in the north of the Demer. The city is also the Meuse-Rhine Euroregion.
Bruges is situated in the northwestern Belgium. It is the largest city and the capital of the province of West Flanders in the Flemish region. Bruges along with some others canal based northern cities like Amsterdam, sometimes is referred as The Venice of the North. Thanks to its port, Bruges has a significant economic importance. It was once used to be the world’s chief commercial city.
Ghent is situated in the Flemish Region of Belgium. It is a city and a municipality and is the capital and the largest city of the province of East Flanders. The start of the city was as a settlement of the confluence of the rivers Lys and Scheldt and during the Middle Ages, it became one of the richest and largest cities of northern Europe. Nowadays, it is a busy city with a university and a port.