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Princess Nov 9th, 2008 10:15 PM

Best Christmas Market to visit
 
Just wondering if anyone could recommend a Christmas Market I can visit beginning December 20 to December 23 or 24?

I've always wanted to visit Europe at Christmas time, but yet need to be back in the states on December 24 for a family celebration. I work in a school and that is the only time I have.

Thanks.

Princess Nov 9th, 2008 10:17 PM

Also, are there any Markets still open to visit after Christmas, say, December 28 to January 4?

unclegus Nov 9th, 2008 11:15 PM

http://www.edinburghschristmas.com/
you could try the wonderful city of Edinburgh Scotland.(I live there)
there is a Small German Christmas market,not going to say it is the best in the world or even Europe or for that matter Britain,but it is interesting enough and there are also lots of other things going on as well,just have a look at the above website.
Edinburgh is also a great historic city with lots of things to see and do.
this website will give an idea of whats on offer.
http://www.edinburgh-royalmile.com/

KayF Nov 10th, 2008 12:11 AM

The Christmas market in Strasbourg, France, runs from 29 November to 31 December.

http://www.otstrasbourg.fr/?lang=en

Strasbourg can be easily reached by TGV from Paris.

Kay

diana172 Nov 10th, 2008 12:58 AM

The train is the best option. Very quick and more comfortable than bus.

diana172 Nov 10th, 2008 01:06 AM

In Germany there are very good markets in Christmas!

kappa1 Nov 10th, 2008 01:08 AM

Dresden, Germany !


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