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Many say ‘it’s the most wonderful time of the year,’ and we most definitely have to agree. From guides to the best Christmas Markets around the world to the history of some of the most popular festive traditions, here you’ll find plenty of articles all about Christmas!

Abbesses Christmas Market in Montmartre (Marché de Noël des Abbesses)

One of the tiniest Christmas markets in Paris is that located at Place des Abbesses, a little square known for its iconic love wall and proximity to the butte of Montmartre. Each festive period, a little market is erected in the square, encircling the carousel. Here’s your guide to the Abbesses Christmas market in Montmartre …

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Medieval Christmas Market in Berlin (Historischer Weihnachtsmarkt, RAW)

Axe throwing, people in medieval costume, and a cosy atmosphere await those who opt to visit the Historischer Weihnachtsmarkt in the grounds of the RAW cultural centre in Berlin. Here’s how to visit the medieval Christmas Market in Berlin, as well as tips for visiting. 2021 is the 5th time that the Medieval Market will …

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Aachen Christmas Market Guide 2021: Events & Illuminations

Situated in the West of Germany, Aachen is a historical destination famed for its breathtaking Cathedral and handful of Roman ruins. Come winter, the Aachen Christmas Market draws people from far and wide who wish to experience the magic of Christmas in the city. Here’s your ultimate Christmas Market in Aachen (known as Aachener Weinachtsmarkt …

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Monschau Christmas Market Guide 2021 (+ Insider Travel Tips, Events, illuminations)

Come wintertime, the entire town of Monschau is decked out with an assortment of festive decorations and bright illuminations. Here’s your ultimate guide to Monaschau Christmas Market, as well as things to know before you go. In German (check out some of our favourite German words here), the market is known as Monschauer Weihnachtsmarkt. Situated …

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Christmas Market Food Guide: Savoury & Sweet Options

If there’s one thing Christmas markets across Europe are known for, it’s the delectable smorgasbord of treats on offer, of both the sweet and savoury variety. So whether you’re looking for a hearty meal or you’re simply curious as to what delights are on offer at the European markets, here’s your ultimate Christmas Market food …

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How to Recreate the European Christmas Market Experience at Home

Vin chaud, toasted treats, a fantastic ambiance, and stunning illuminations: these are the four key elements I truly believe make a Christmas Market all magic (and the kind of places you’ll want to return to each and every festive season). Well, since we can’t always make it to the real thing and enjoy the little …

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