Posts tagged with - Festive

City Break, Family & Fun, Food & Drink, Germany

Christmas Markets of Germany

What could be more Christmassy than a festive market in Germany? Clasping a mug of gluhwein to keep yourself warm against the winter chill as you browse the stalls packed with traditional toys, gifts and crafts. Cologne Cologne is famous for being a ...

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Family & Fun, Food & Drink, France

Christmas Markets of France

One of the best things about travelling to Europe in the winter is the number of excellent Christmas markets available to visit all over the continent. France, in particular, is home to some wonderful markets, with stalls selling all the best in loca...

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Belgium, Culture & History, Family & Fun, Germany, Holland

Christmas Markets of Europe

Every winter, all across Europe, town squares and plazas become glorious Christmas markets. These markets are the perfect place to pick up unique and interesting gifts for your loved ones, all the while sampling the best local produce available. Ever...

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City Break, Culture & History, Germany, Hamburg

Hamburg at Christmas

Hamburg is Germany’s second city – a bold, confident and brash metropolis whose attitude to its importance is perhaps best summed up by its self-appointed nickname “Gateway to the World”. The city is wealthy and has been engaged in busine...

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Family & Fun, France, Paris

Disneyland at Christmas

If, like me, you’re a sucker for Christmas and just wish it could go on for longer then spending part of the festive period in Disneyland Paris is ideal for you. Not only is Disneyland Paris the most magical place in Europe, but you can experience ...

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