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Canterbury Christmas Markets

Christmas Market in Whitefriars, Canterbury

Ancient city of Roman foundation, the Romans called it Durovernum Cantiacorum, Canterbury became famous in the twelfth century as a place of pilgrimage. The city, which lies just 60 kilometers from London, is still partially surrounded by medieval walls with a Norman castle, and has its greatest appeal in the beautiful Gothic cathedral, built between the eleventh and fourteenth centuries, ...

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Glasgow Christmas Markets

Glasgow Christmas market, Glasgow, United Kingdom. Author Graeme Maclean. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution

Glasgow, the largest city in Scotland, is located in the Scotland Lowlands about 50 km to the west of Edinburgh. The city of Glasgow was founded in the Middle Ages as a bishopric, it became one of the most important ports of Great Britain, in particular for the trade to America. There are few remains of medieval Glasgow, the two most ...

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Ireland Christmas Markets

Waterford Winterval Christmas Festival.

For the Irish people Christmas it is one of the most important holidays of the year. The Christmas markets are a rather recent tradition imported from Germany. Here is a list of the most popular Christmas markets in Ireland. For the organizers of Christmas markets: If you organize a Christmas market and you want to add it on the site: Send us e-mail with ...

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Cornwall Christmas Markets

Padstow Christmas Market

Cornwall is one English county located in the southwest of Britain, at the end of the homonymous, long, wide peninsula, which extends towards the Atlantic. From the geographical point of view the Peninsula in Cornwall is much larger than the county of the same name, which is in fact only its westernmost end, while the entire peninsula also includes the entire ...

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Northumberland Christmas Markets

Christmas Market in The Alnwick Garden

Northumberland is a county in the north-east of England, in the United Kingdom, situated on the border with Scotland. The geography of this county is varied: there are low-lying and flat areas near the coast of the North Sea, while to the north-west lie the mountains of the Cheviot Hills. Much of the county is made up of a barren ...

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Devon Christmas Markets

Bovey Tracey Christmas Market

Devon, or historically Devonshire, is a county in the United Kingdom, which is located on the peninsula of Cornwall in England. The county of Devon is one of the largest counties of England. This region of the country is bounded to the north by the Celtic Sea to the east it borders with Somerset and Dorset, to the south overlooking the English Channel ...

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Yorkshire Christmas Markets

Castle Howard, North Yorkshire, England. Author Pwojdacz. No Copyright

Yorkshire is a northeastern historic county of England. The county is now divided between different official regions. The historic boundaries of Yorkshire are the River Tees to the north, the Humber to the south, the North Sea to the east and the Pennines to the west. Yorkshire geography is characterized by large expanses protected by the Yorkshire Dales and North York Moors. It is also home ...

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Cardiff Christmas Market

Cardiff Christmas Market

Cardiff, the Welsh capital, is a major tourist destination in the United Kingdom, the center formed by theCastle Quarter has important historic buildings. The Castle of Cardiff of medieval origin is the main attraction of the city, but also interesting is the ancient cathedral (Llandaff Cathedral) of the twelfth century. The city is also known for its large parks such ...

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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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Oxford Christmas Markets

Christmas balls. Author Luis Torregrossa. No Copyright

Oxford is known worldwide for its famous and ancient university, founded in the late eleventh century, is the oldest university in the United Kingdom and the second in the world (the oldest university in the world is that of Bologna in Italy). Oxford has numerous tourist attractions, many old buildings belonging to the university and the college, the city is ...

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