Christmas markets in Europe

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To market, to market

From Birmingham to London to Nuremberg to Vienna, the majority of Northern Europe will soon be bathed in the amber glow of twinkly lights as the nostalgic aromas of freshly baked gingerbread and mulled cider drift into the air.

It’s finally time to hit the Christmas markets!

Whether you fancy sampling the UK’s unique spin on the Christmas-shopping staple or you’d like to touch down in Eastern Europe for your Yuletide retail therapy, we’ve got the perfect places to stay.

Running from 25th November through to Christmas Eve (and, in some cases, even beyond) and encompassing the best of traditional crafts and contemporary magic, there’s a Christmas market for every taste.

Christmas Markets in Belgium

From Brussels to Bruges and countless spots in between, Belgium boasts a rich array of traditionally inspired Christmas markets, most with a little touch of festive modernity thrown in.


Christmas in sweden

Mulled wine, or glögg as the locals call it, flows freely throughout this Nordic gem in December. Fly over this winter to experience Christmas markets, Scandi style.


Christmas Markets in the UK

Good old Britain knows how to ring in some festive cheer! From northern charisma to southern charm, check out our pick of the UK’s finest Christmas markets.


Christmas Markets in Amsterdam

The Venice of the North is magical any time of year, but it truly lights up in winter. Warm your cockles with glühwein, stock up on trinkets and take a spin on Museumplein’s ice rink.