Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 La Coruna or Santiago or both?
  2. 2 Are les plats ("Belon") oysters in Paris yet?
  3. 3 Best day trips from Turin, Bologna, Cortona
  4. 4 Rome or Venice first
  5. 5 Eloping in London, honeymooning in Paris!
  6. 6 8 in Rome or Rome + Amalfi in June
  7. 7 Trains in Italy
  8. 8 Lunch near Amboise, Loire Valley
  9. 9 Trip Report Trip report: Portugal, Barcelona and Switzerland
  10. 10 Austrian Train Purchase from US
  11. 11 Selecting the right Travel Pass (or not at all)
  12. 12 Norther Spain first Iteniary
  13. 13 Please help with hotels in Seville
  14. 14 Berlin
  15. 15 Help with Greek islands itinerary-which islands to pick!
  16. 16 4 weeks entailing 1 wk Greece and 3 wks in Italy
  17. 17 Europe First Timers
  18. 18 Lake Como - Luzern - Germany (need help) - Amsterdam
  19. 19 Apartment Montreux area
  20. 20 Trip Report Jamikins and Bikerscott in Andalusia
  21. 21 Rest in Peace, Colonel Chilcott
  22. 22 Trip Report LONG Trip Report Barcelona & Costa Brava June 2017
  23. 23 What to do? Free evenings in Prague and Vienna
  24. 24 Restaurant suggestions in Bologna
  25. 25 Trip Report Trip report for Budapest, Vienna, Salzburg, Munich
View next 25 » Back to the top

Christmas season in Rome .... or Vienna

Jump to last reply

My wife and I (late 60s) are toying with the idea of spending a week in mid December in Rome or perhaps in Vienna. (Sorry if this is a duplicate listing, I had another one that looked like it went away.)

We have been to both cities before. We have spent several Christmas seasons in the German speaking areas and we really enjoy the Christmas markets and decorations. I know there is more of that in Vienna.

My question for you experienced Rome travelers is what we can expect in mid-December in Rome other than the obvious attractions like St Peters, Forum, Colliseum, etc? Do they have Christmas markets decorations and things like that similar to those areas North of there?

I know there are some Fodorites out there who have been there and done that who can answwer our queestions. Thanks in advance for your comments and opinions.

Advertisement