German Christmas Markets
As the nights draw in, it’s tempting to hide away from the world and hibernate at home. But taking a well-deserved holiday filled with festive cheer is a sure way to brighten up the darker months and get you through a cold winter. Germany’s quintessential Christmas markets are famed the world over for their delicious festive food, quirky gifts and enchanting backdrops.
So book your flight, pack your warmest coat and make your way through the glittering Christmas stalls across Germany. You can pick up some lebkuchen, a traditional German nutcracker or glühwein served in a little decorative boot and prepare for Christmas whilst enjoying a break from home. Here are five of the best Christmas markets in Germany that we think you should be visiting this wintertime: