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 ]

Popular traditional Christmas dishes in Germany

Popular traditional Christmas dishes in Germany

Christmas is a very important feast. People prepare every year for this magical feast cooking and baking delicious foods. As in numerous Christian countries all around the world, Christmas in Germany also plays an important role. German women prepare fantastic dishes for this magical feast. There are some delicious traditional dishes which are absolutely worth tasting. So, if you spend your Christmas in Germany this year, do not miss to try them all! If you don’t know much about these dish... [ 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 Stollen Festival in Dresden

The Stollen Festival in Dresden

Dresdenis one of the most interesting destinations in Germany. If you wish to discover German city, you should plan your visit during the Stollen Festival in Dresden, which is today a veritable tradition of phenomenal size and weight. The origin of the festival Stollen is a traditional German cake containing dried fruits and covered with icing sugar. The dried fruits are macerated in rum or brandy for superior tasting bread. The cake eaten during Christmas is called Christstollen a... [ read more ]

Spending winter holidays in Germany

Spending winter holidays in Germany

Have you considered spending your winter holidays in Germany? If so, you should know that you have many options. The winters here are cold and the temperatures often drop below zero degrees. In the higher German regions, such as the Bavarian Alps, you will find some great sport and skiing resorts. Germany’s Christmas markets Winter is a great time of the year to visit Germany because of the Christmas markets. By spending winter holidays in Germany, you can take the advantage of fewer tou... [ read more ]

Shopping in Munich

Shopping in Munich

Munich is a very impressive city with many opportunities for all ages and preferences. Shopping in Munich is one of these activities, attracting locals as well as tourists. You might find yourself in Munich surrounded by many shopping centers and traditional stores and it is hard to resist the temptation of shopping in Munich, since this city is such a shopping paradise. A suggestion would be to get a city map and to combine the sightseeing with the shopping. Many points of interest and shoppin... [ read more ]