Review: 2013 Christmas Markets of Bavaria

By Darlene Fuchs on Email

Beginning in late November and celebrated through Advent, one can discover some of the most enchanting Christmas markets in Germany. They are filled with tempting aromas, festive music, glühwein, delicious regional specialties and beautifully decorated stalls offering handmade ornaments, candles and toys. The world-famous Nuremberg Christkindelsmarkt in southern Germany boasts …

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Highlights of the 2012 Weihnachtsmarkts in Germany

By Darlene Fuchs on Email

For many of us, the most wonderful time of the year starts the end of November, when the Christmas markets open in Germany.  They are marked by the smells of anise, potato pancakes, lebkuchen (gingerbread) and glühwein (mulled wine) and a surrounding of festive lights. This year, four of us …

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