Why You’ll Love Visiting Basel for Christmas

It’s time to add Basel, Switzerland to your travel bucket list! Check out our guide and a few key reasons why everyone should visit Basel during Christmas time, experience their culture and history, and bask in the beauty of shared appreciation for Christmas goodness....

2023 Guide to Vienna Christmas Markets

It’s time to add Vienna, Austria to your travel bucket list! Check out our guide and a few key reasons why everyone should visit Vienna during Christmas time, experience their culture and history, and bask in the beauty of shared appreciation for Christmas goodness....

Where’s the Best Christmas Market? Ranking Our Favorites (So Far!)

Which Christmas Markets are the best? Over the 2021 and 2022 Christmas seasons, we traveled to eight cities across five European countries to visit some of Europe’s best Christmas markets. As we plan our Christmas market world tour for 2023 to seven other cities in...

The Best Things to Pack for a European Christmas Markets Vacation

Christmas is around the corner which means festive charm is taking over Europe, transforming the continent into a winter wonderland. Christmas markets, a traditional festive fixture, spring up in town squares from Basel to Helsinki, offering an enchanting experience...

Best Hotels To Book For Basel Christmas Markets

A hotel stay can make or break a vacation. While friendly staff and early check-in can turn a trip from good to great, no AC or heating and dated furniture can turn a trip from dreamy to dreary too quickly. As host city to some of the best Christmas markets in...

The 10 Best Strasbourg Christmas Markets Hotels

A hotel stay can make or break a vacation. While friendly staff and early check-in can turn a trip from good to great, no AC or heating and dated furniture can turn a trip from dreamy to dreary too quickly. As host city to the oldest Christmas markets in France,...

Best Places to Stay in Colmar for Christmas Markets

A hotel stay can make or break a vacation. While friendly staff and early check-in can turn a trip from good to great, no AC or heating and dated furniture can turn a trip from dreamy to dreary too quickly. As a beautiful town full of pastel buildings and Alsatian...

Where to Stay in Cologne for Christmas Markets

A hotel stay can make or break a vacation. While friendly staff and early check-in can turn a trip from good to great, no AC or heating and dated furniture can turn a trip from dreamy to dreary too quickly. As host city to some of the best Christmas markets in...

One Week Christmas Market Trip Itinerary to France and Germany

Want to see as many Christmas markets as possible in one week during the most wonderful time of the year? We’ve got you covered. This unbelievable Christmas-filled vacation around France and Germany has just the jolt of Christmas magic we’re all looking...