In our 'Walking in a winter wonderland' piece we discussed the excellent Weihnachtszauber am Gendarmenmarkt in Berlin. However, as great as it is, there are other options out there if one is looking to enjoy a lovely Christmas market. Here are just a few of the best from across Europe.
Much of Austria shares an affinity with its neighbour Germany, and as such it is possible to find Christmas markets that are very similar to one you would find in Germany. Vienna is no different. It's also considered one of the most livable cities in the world, and the cherry on the top of this magnificent metropolis is of course its yuletide celebrations.
For ambiance and atmosphere, be sure to head to the market near Schönbrunn Palace as its enchanting setting is sure to dazzle visitors. The market itself consists of traditional