World's 10 Best Holiday Markets

November 2, 2015 at 6:30:00 PM EST | Post a Comment

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In the weeks leading up Christmas, holiday markets open across Europe and America as part of an annual tradition. Crowds gather to watch Christmas carolers, lantern processions, and tree lightings; otherwise, they're there to browse stands of handmade gifts, toys, and decorations. The markets are the perfect place to warm up with a glass of mulled wine or satisfy your sweet tooth with a Christmas treat. Whether you’re taking in Strasbourg’s sparkling Christmas tree, or sampling gingerbread at the Tallinn Christmas market, you can't help but feel the spirit of the season at our favorite holiday markets around the world.

By Emily Wasserman

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brianaseftel on December 3, 2015 at 3:40:35 PM EST

Here's another list of the best Christmas markets, this one ranked by experts: http://www.tripexpert.com/blog/christmas-markets

quesam on November 20, 2015 at 10:40:17 PM EST

Why do you call them Holiday Markets when each one clearly states it's a Christmas Market. Do you call Christmas trees Holiday trees or Christmas Eve Holiday Eve. You've taken being politically correct too far. Christmas Markets are what they are so the headline should read Worlds 10 Best Christmas Markets.

quesam on November 18, 2015 at 11:01:21 AM EST

Why do you call them Holiday Markets when each one clearly states it's a Christmas Market. Do you call Christmas trees Holiday trees or Christmas Eve Holiday Eve. You've taken being politically correct too far. Christmas Markets are what they are so the headline should read Worlds 10 Best Christmas Markets.

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