Christmas Markets in 2023 – Better Than Ever!

We just returned from a four-night visit to Germany to visit the Christmas markets! They are popular and the energy level is high! Here is some firsthand feedback from our recent weekend visit. The European Christmas Markets are always a popular holiday cruise itinerary leading up to Christmas in Europe. In many of the charming towns and villages in Germany and Austria, Advent is ushered in with the opening of the Christmas markets. Medieval in appearance, they …

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The Joy of German Christmas Markets – 3 Things To Do, 5 Favorite Markets, Plus 7 Market Tips

Who travels to cold places in the winter? Lots of people, specifically those seeking out Christmas markets for an infusion of holiday cheer.  Many river cruises stop at the right European towns. Major port cities often have them too. Should this be on your 2020 vacation agenda? Where to Go The Europeans approach the weeks before Christmas differently. Maybe they do less shopping and more celebrating. Some Internet research will let you know virtually every European country …

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