I’ve always dreamt of visiting Christmas markets in Europe, and this year I finally got to visit so many in Vienna. Filled with little wooden stalls selling everything from holiday trinkets to warm beverages, the markets are truly a magical experience and a sight to behold. This post covers the Christmas markets I visited in Vienna and what the atmosphere was like at each one.Continue reading “Christmas Markets in Vienna”
Christmas in America is pretty much over the minute the clock strikes 12 AM on the 26th of December. Spain, however celebrates Christmas or Navidad all the way until the 6th of January. This day marks the feast of epiphany or the feast of the three kings in the Catholic calendar and usually signals the end of Christmas.
I got to spend Christmas in Spain last year and really enjoyed the extended celebrations. Here are some of the cities I visited in Spain during Christmas and the festivities in each city.Continue reading “Christmas in Spain – Festivities in Spanish Cities”