Read on to get a glimpse into the festive atmosphere and learn why the holiday season is an amazing time to visit this region of Europe.
We spent time in five different Christmas markets, each offering a variety of food, drinks, shops, music, and activities. One of my favorite parts of the Christmas markets was the incredible backdrop featured in each one. The markets are usually right in the center of town, which allows you to take in the whole city while wandering through the stalls.
This tour was a great way to get a unique understanding of a European city through the lens of its Christmas markets. At this time of year, the cities were less busy with tourists, and the markets added an amazing atmosphere to the already incredible cities. Here are some of my highlights