Posts Tagged "Christmas"

Christmas Market in Mittelbrunn

Visit the romantic Christmas Market in Mittelbrunn on December 21 for seasonal culinary delights and family entertainment. Admission is free. For more information go to www.ramstein-gateway.com  Photo by FamVeld /… Read more

Anglican Evensong

Four times a year St. Augustine’s offers Anglican Evensong – a beautiful, traditional service of hymns, readings, prayers and canticles, much of which is chanted or sung. It has become… Read more

Night of Music

Pop meets classic at Night of Music including a 70-piece orchestra at Wiesbaden’s Kurhaus on December 13 and 14. Admission starts at €34. For more information go to www.wiesbaden.de  Photo… Read more

Christmas Market in Hauptstuhl

Hauptstuhl’s Christmas Market will take place in the city center on December 14 and 15. Admission is free. For more information go to www.ramstein-gateway.com  Photo by FamVeld / Shutterstock.com

Night of Music

Pop meets classic at Night of Music including a 70-piece orchestra at Wiesbaden’s Kurhaus on December 13 and 14. Admission starts at €34. For more information go to www.wiesbaden.de  Photo… Read more

Christmas Market in Landstuhl

This year again, the place in front of the City Hall converts to a Christmas market, for four days. On several booths, festive articles and culinary specialties are offered. The… Read more

Grindelwald Schlittelbahn — World’s longest sled ride

Story by Ronnie Juhans Featured image by FS Stock / Shutterstock.com As Old Man Winter will be visiting us soon, the skiers and snowboarders are anxiously awaiting the opening of… Read more

Besigheim Christmas Market

‘Tis the season! Christmas Markets are blossoming all over the country and with them come baked goods “Gebäck”, mulled wine “Glühwein”, live music, magical entertainment for children and more. Medieval… Read more

Germany's Christmas Markets are in every town

Christmas Market in Kindsbach

The 2nd Advent weekend, December 7 and 8, is the traditional date for a romantic Christmas market in front of the Church “Maria Heimsuchung” in Kindsbach. Admission is free. For… Read more

London Brass – Joy to the World

Enjoy popular Christmas carols at Bürgerhaus Backnang on December 7 at 8 p.m. Tickets start at €27. For more information go to www.stuttgart-tourist.de 

Mulled Wine Fest

Visit Backnang’s city center on December 7 for their cozy mulled wine fest starting at 4 p.m. Admission is free. For more information go to www.stuttgart-tourist.de  Photo by anitasstudio /… Read more

German Christmas Traditions

Cover photo by Still for Style / Shutterstock.com Whether it’s Christmas, Hanukkah, New Year’s, or some other popular winter celebration, ‘tis the season for celebrating. If you think Americans are… Read more

Ramstein Christmas Market

You are invited to the Christmas market “Waffle Market” in the center of Ramstein-Miesenbach between December 6 and 8. During the holiday season, the fountain on the market square turns… Read more

Christmas Market in Kirchheimbolanden

The historic downtown of Kirchheimbolanden is surrounded by an ancient city wall that can be walked on partly. It offers a wonderful venue for the Christmas market between December 6… Read more

Christmas Stollen

Story by Nicole Karsch-Meibom Photo by Bochkarev Photography / Shutterstock.com If you haven’t tasted it yet, go ahead! Stollen — or German Christmas bread — is a holiday season must-have…. Read more

Backnang Christmas Market

‘Tis the season! Christmas Markets are blossoming all over the country and with them come baked goods “Gebäck”, mulled wine “Glühwein”, live music, magical entertainment for children and more. Backnang’s… Read more

Leonberg Christmas Market

‘Tis the season! Christmas Markets are blossoming all over the country and with them come baked goods “Gebäck”, mulled wine “Glühwein”, live music, magical entertainment for children and more. Leonberg’s… Read more

Plochingen Fairytale Christmas Market

‘Tis the season! Christmas Markets are blossoming all over the country and with them come baked goods “Gebäck”, mulled wine “Glühwein”, live music, magical entertainment for children and figurines from… Read more

Bietigheim-Bissingen Christmas Market

‘Tis the season! Christmas Markets are blossoming all over the country and with them come baked goods “Gebäck”, mulled wine “Glühwein”, live music, magical entertainment for children and figurines from… Read more

Winnenden Christmas Market

‘Tis the season! Christmas Markets are blossoming all over the country and with them come baked goods “Gebäck”, mulled wine “Glühwein”, live music, magical entertainment for children and figurines from… Read more

Waiblingen Christmas Market

‘Tis the season! Christmas Markets are blossoming all over the country and with them come baked goods “Gebäck”, mulled wine “Glühwein”, live music, magical entertainment for children and figurines from… Read more

Schwäbisch Gmünd Christmas Market

‘Tis the season! Christmas Markets are blossoming all over the country and with them come baked goods “Gebäck”, mulled wine “Glühwein”, live music and figurines from the ever enchanting nativity… Read more

Göppinger Forest Christmas

‘Tis the season! Christmas Markets are blossoming all over the country and with them come baked goods “Gebäck”, mulled wine “Glühwein”, live music, magical entertainment for children and figurines from… Read more

Schwäbisch Hall Christmas Market

‘Tis the season! Christmas Markets are blossoming all over the country and with them come baked goods “Gebäck”, roasted nuts, mulled wine “Glühwein”, live music and the scent of cinnamon… Read more

Reutlingen Christmas Market

‘Tis the season! Christmas Markets are blossoming all over the country and with them come baked goods “Gebäck”, mulled wine “Glühwein”, Christmas music and a colorful arts and crafts market… Read more

Stuttgart Christmas Market

‘Tis the season! Christmas Markets are blossoming all over the country and with them come baked goods “Gebäck”, mulled wine “Glühwein”, Christmas music and re-enactments of the ever enchanting nativity… Read more

Ludwigsburg Christmas Market

Enjoy a magical winter wonderland on Ludwigsburg’s Market Place as their Baroque Christmas Market enchants visitors of all ages from November 26 to December 22 from 11 a.m. to 9… Read more

Esslingen Medieval Market and Christmas Market

Essligen’s romantic, medieval Christmas market will be set up in the city center between November 26 and December 22. Visitors can look forward to circa 200 booths offering culinary delights,… Read more

Kaiserslautern Christmas Market

Visit Kaiserslautern’s Christmas Market in the beautifully decorated city center for a versatile musical program, culinary delights, unusual gift ideas, mulled wine and much more between November 25 and December… Read more

Culture Market

Visit Kaiserslautern’s Culture Market at Fruchthalle between November 25 and December 22 for fashion, jewelry, decorative items, arts and craft as well as seasonal culinary delights. The market is open… Read more

ALL the Christmas Markets

Featured image by FamVeld / Shutterstock.com Christmas Markets 2019 Christmas Market season is here at last as the scent of cinnamon slowly creeps through cozy cobble stone alleys and fairy lights… Read more

5 Steps to building your own holiday traditions

by Nate Cairney, contributing writer Featured image by phBodrova/shutterstock.com “Holiday traditions” are often so ingrained that we rarely stop to think about them. What happens, then, when you and your family move… Read more

Keeping in touch with Grandparents

Keeping in Touch with Grandma and Grandpa

Keep in touch with Grandparents when you are far away.

Christmas Eve Traditions in Germany

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year in different languages

While Christmas may not be celebrated in every culture, almost every language has a term for it. Take a look at our list of international well-wishes and impress your family… Read more

Glühwein recipes

Glühwein, which literally translates to ‘glow wine‘, is a staple at every outdoor event throughout the winter months. It lets you continue to take advantage of your convenient location in… Read more

Christmas Whiskey Pecans

This holiday season try a tasty delight, Christmas Whiskey Pecans! The recipe is simple and the ingredients are minimal.

More DIY Christmas Gifts

Do you want to save money while also giving out meaningful Christmas gifts?

Christmas Shopping in the Stuttgart area!

With shopping malls in Germany appearing to be now in their heyday, they provide the opportunity for great fun! Here is a list of a few in the Stuttgart area.

DIY Christmas Gifts for the whole family!

Making your own holidays gifts is not only a great way to save some money this time of year, but is a wonderful way to have some fun with your family!

Paris Galleries Lafayette at Christmas

Get in the holiday spirit in Paris!

Known as both the City of Light and the City of Love, Paris is one of the most romantic cities in the world. Paris at Christmas, decked out in its holiday finery, makes it even more beautiful than usual. Here are a few places to visit while you’re in Paris before or during the holidays.