Archive: December 2013

European Christmas Markets: Geneva

This was the last stop for my trip, and it's really to see a good friend of mine on my way home. Geneva to me is just a little (rich) town that's basically stayed the same from the first time I w…

European Christmas Markets: Vienna

I have to apologize in advance for the number of photos in this post. I remember when I visited Vienna for the first time in the summer of 2001, I was so fascinated with the city's architecture t…

European Christmas Markets: Salzburg

I arrived in Salzburg wanting to experience the city during Christmastime, including its 40 year-old Christmas Market, mostly held in the Old Town area. The difference between this one and the one in…

European Christmas Markets: Strasbourg

Strasbourg started its first Christmas markets in 1570 in front of its Cathedral, and is home to one of the largest Christmas markets in Europe with nearly 300 stalls all over town. I remember readin…