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Bruges Christmas Markets

Sint-Salvatorskathedraal, Bruges, Belgium. Author Tony Grist. No Copyright

Bruges is probably together with Ghent the most beautiful city in Belgium, also called the “Venice of the North”, it has a beautiful historical center, rich in valuable buildings of medieval origin and which was included in 2000 within the World Heritage Site of UNESCO. Bruges was an important market town since the twelfth century, in particular, there were traded fabrics, ...

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Prague Christmas Markets

Prague Christmas Markets, Czech Republic. Author Karelj. No Copyright

The Christmas Market (Vánoční trhy) in Prague is formed by two main markets that take place in the Old Town Square and Wenceslas Square, the other two smaller markets are located in Vinohrady (Vánoční trhy Náměstí Míru) and Republic Square (Náměstí Republiky). All four markets are within a short distance of each other. The Prague Christmas markets consist of wooden stalls ...

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Buckinghamshire Christmas Markets

Waddesden Manor, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom. Author GavinJA. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike

Buckinghamshire is a county of southeast England. The county is bordered to the north by Northamptonshire, to the north-east by Bedfordshire, to the east by Hertfordshire, to the south-east by the Great London, to the south by Berkshire and to the west by Oxfordshire. The territory is divided in two by the chain of the Chilterns Hills which reaches 260 meters high with Coombe Hill. To ...

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Edinburgh Christmas Market

Edinburgh Christmas Market, Edinburgh, United Kingdom. Author Tony Austin. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution

Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital city, is the main tourist destination in Scotland and one of the most beautiful cities in the UK. Situated in the Firth of Forth, on the North Sea, the city was founded in the Middle Ages and at the end of the fifteenth century it became the capital of Scotland. The city, which is dominated by the ...

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Manchester Christmas Markets

Manchester Christmas Markets

Manchester is a city of the United Kingdom capital of the English metropolitan county of Greater Manchester. The city was founded by the Romans in 79 AD who built a fort called Mamucium. Manchester to the south is close to the Cheshire Plain, while is bordered to the north and east by the Pennines. The city center is located on the east ...

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London Christmas Markets

Leadenhall Market, London, United Kingdom. Author Herry Lawford. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution

London is a city rich in all types of markets in all periods of the year, of course during Christmas there are plenty of classic Christmas markets, among the most popular are the  traditional German Christmas Market in Southbank and Hyde Park. LONDON CHRISTMAS MARKETS Dates of Christmas Markets 2019: 8 November 2019 – 5 January 2020. Closed on December ...

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Colmar Christmas Markets

Christmas Market in Colmar (Marché de noël de Colmar), Alsace, France. Author Office de Tourisme de Colmar. Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution....

The old town of Colmar is decorated and illuminated with light, along the streets the Christmas lights are on display, troubadours and minstrels playing the flute, wooden toys, stained glass, wreaths, choirs and traditional concerts, live nativity, outdoor ice skating rinks, the big mailbox for Santa Claus, and then the typical products of Alsace as the bredle aniseed or the ...

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New York Christmas Markets

New York, United States. Author Melbow Marie P. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution

Christmas in New York is always something special. The city is full of lights like never before. There are several ice skating rinks and many Christmas trees covered with lights and Christmas decorations. All of the larger shopping centers and the most important commercial streets of the city are adorned with Christmas lights. Many shop windows are competing to have the most ...

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Strasbourg Christmas Markets

Strasbourg Christmas Markets (Marché de noël de Strasbourg), Alsace, France. Author notfrancois. Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution

Strasbourg is famous for its ancient Christmas market, which takes place since 1570 in the cathedral square, this market is the oldest Christmas market in France. The Christmas market in Strasbourg offers to the visitors a touch of adventure and rich flavors, such as those present in the Bredle market, the “Bredle” are in fact delicious traditional sweets prepared during Advent. The ...

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Cologne Christmas Markets

Cologne, Germany. Author Aspooner. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution

Cologne (Köln), is a historic city in Germany, an ancient Roman colony known since 50 AD with the name of Colonia Claudia Ara Agrippinensium, from which it derives its current name. The city developed in the Middle Ages when it became one of the most important cities in the Holy Roman Empire. Due to its strategic position at the center of ...

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