Christmas

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Christmas

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Berlin Christmas Markets

Berlin Christmas Markets

Berlin lights up in the lead up to Christmas as sixty Christmas markets set up shop to usher in the festive season. From early November ...
Europe Germany Berlin Christmas Markets Christmas December
Bruges Ice Sculpture Festival

Bruges Ice Sculpture Festival

Rug up and explore the wonderful world of snow and ice at Bruges annual Snow and Ice Sculpture Festival. Each year from the end of ...
Europe Belgium Bruges Winter Festivals Christmas November
Budapest Christmas Fair

Budapest Christmas Fair

Vörösmarty Square will again be festive season central in Budapest with a packed Christmas programme, guaranteed to delight the whole family. More than 100 carefully ...
Europe Hungary Budapest Christmas Markets Christmas December
Christmas Beer Festival

Christmas Beer Festival

It's Christmas and according to local sources, 'tis the season to be jolly. If you happen to find yourself in Essen in Belgium you can ...
Europe Belgium Essen Christmas Beer Festivals December
Dusseldorf Christmas Markets

Dusseldorf Christmas Markets

Downtown Dusseldorf turns on the festive cheer each year from mid-November, during the annual Dusseldorf Christmas Markets. Make your way to Marktplatz, Dusseldorf's Christmas market ...
Europe Germany Dusseldorf Christmas Markets Christmas December
Fira de Santa Llucia

Fira de Santa Llucia

Get into the Christmas spirit, Catalonian style with Barcelona's annual, Fira de Santa Llucia. With a traceable history dating back to 1786, today's Fira still ...
Europe Spain Barcelona Christmas Markets Christmas December
Frankfurt Christmas Markets

Frankfurt Christmas Markets

Join more than three million annual visitors as they take in the history and splendour of Frankfurt's age old Christmas market — believed to have ...
Europe Germany Frankfurt Christmas Christmas Markets December
Great Christmas Pudding Race

Great Christmas Pudding Race

Take a chilly London December day, 120 contestants donned in fancy dress, give them a pudding and send them through an obstacle course and what ...
Europe England London Christmas Charity Events December
Hamburg Christmas Markets

Hamburg Christmas Markets

Hanseatic Hamburg turns on the Christmas charm each and every December with a wide range of Christmas markets and a packed festive programme. The most ...
Europe Germany Hamburg Christmas Markets Christmas December
Helsinki Christmas Markets

Helsinki Christmas Markets

By December, the north's dark canvas of winter has descended upon Helsinki. The distant sun pokes it head above the horizon at about 10am, hangs ...
Europe Finland Helsinki Christmas Markets Christmas December
Hyde Park Winter Wonderland

Hyde Park Winter Wonderland

Despite whether you've been bad or good, from late November through early January, Santa and his pint-sized helpers serve up lashings of Christmas fun at ...
Europe England London Christmas Christmas Markets December
New York City SantaCon

New York City SantaCon

A slew of Santas takes to the streets of the Big Apple for a day each December for SantaCon. The reason? Well there is none, ...
North America United States New York New York City, NY Bizarre Festivals Christmas December
Prague Christmas Markets

Prague Christmas Markets

Magnificent Prague has been spellbinding tourists for centuries. A visit when the snow is falling and the Christmas markets are in full swing adds yet ...
Europe Czech Republic Prague Christmas Markets Christmas December
Salt Lake Santa Run

Salt Lake Santa Run

What's the rush Santa Claus? And why all the clones? Join hundreds of Saint Nics as they pound the pavement in the annual Salt Lake ...
North America United States Utah Salt Lake City, UT Marathons, Triathlons and Fun Runs Christmas November
Santa Claus World Championships (ClauWau)

Santa Claus World Championships (ClauWau)

Join Santa Clauses from around the world as they battle out it out each November in the annual Santa Claus World Championships (ClauWau) in Switzerland's, ...
Europe Switzerland Davos Bizarre Festivals Christmas November
Stuttgart Christmas Markets

Stuttgart Christmas Markets

From late November right up until Christmas Eve, more than 250 traditional wooden stalls, decorated with fir branches and baubles, take over Stuttgart's inner city ...
Europe Germany Stuttgart Christmas Markets Christmas December
Tallinn Christmas Markets

Tallinn Christmas Markets

Tallinn's UNESCO listed, medieval old town centre feels almost custom made for Christmas. With her narrow cobbled lanes and imposing spires, her inviting cafes and ...
Europe Estonia Tallinn Christmas Markets Christmas December
Vienna Christmas Markets

Vienna Christmas Markets

During the festive season, when her squares are bathed in a symphony of light, it's a magical time to be visiting historical Vienna. Head for ...
Europe Austria Vienna Christmas Markets Christmas December
Winter Wonders

Winter Wonders

Brussels bursts at the seams with Christmas cheer each year at their annual Winter Wonders festival. Along its two kilometre course, visitors are greeted by ...
Europe Belgium Brussels Christmas Markets Christmas December

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