The best Christmas markets in Berlin

The best Christmas markets in Berlin

In one of my previous guides I have already presented you the best Christmas markets of Germany. Below I will give you some info relating to the best Christmas markets of Berlin. The German capital city hosts numerous such markets around the biggest feast of the year, Christmas. If you are looking for the authentic European Christmas markets, visit Berlin from the end of November until the end of December. There are about 60 fantastic Christmas markets in the city which attract thousa... [ read more ]

Europe Christmas markets getaway from $2,589 pp

Europe Christmas markets getaway from $2,589 pp

An incomparable travel package is offered now by Great Value Vacations. Its highlights are some of the best European Christmas markets. Exploring such markets is a great experience. The entire continent turns into a beautiful winter wonderland during Christmas season. Why don’t you explore it this year? Now you have the possibility to make a great Europe Christmas markets getaway for $2,589 pp. The following deal includes several such markets of Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Roundtrip,... [ read more ]

The most popular Christmas markets in Germany

The most popular Christmas markets in Germany

Visiting a traditional German Christmas market is one of the best ways to get filled with the spirit of the feast. So, if you are planning a trip somewhere before Christmas and still don’t know which destination to choose, I suggest you go to Germany. There are numerous outstanding Christmas markets held in cities and towns all around the country. Most of them start in the last week of November and end in the last week of December. In the following article I will present you the most po... [ read more ]

The German mulled wine

The German mulled wine

Glühwein, the German mulled wine, is a traditional drink during winter, especially around Christmas or Halloween. Actually the Glühwein is the most popular winter drink in Germany. The wine is usually prepared from heated red wine with different spices, such as cinnamon, vanilla, cloves, star aniseed, citrus and sugar. Some recipes may add fruits to the mulled wine. A cup of mulled wine is the perfect treat for cold winter days. This wine can be found in every Christmas market in Germa... [ read more ]

The carnival in Cologne

The carnival in Cologne

Cologne is a beautiful city in the west side of Germany spread on both sides of the Rhine River. Tourists say Cologne is a very welcoming city because the locals are open, warm and happy and because it is one of the oldest cities in Germany with many cultural attractions and still able to offer an interactive and entertaining city events such as the carnival in Cologne. Events in Cologne You will find in this city, plenty of cultural and fun events in every season of the year. Like Frank... [ read more ]