Find the magic of Christmas in one of Europe's top ten Christmas markets. Shop for trinkets and hand crafted goods in the quaint wooden huts, or simply sit beneath the cascading starry lights and take in the aroma of mulled wine and roasted chestnuts.
HELLO! Online have picked out the best locations dotted around Europe to experience the romantic holiday that comes to life in grand tradition – when the stalls are up and the ice rinks ready.
Forget the hassle of frantic seasonal shopping in overcrowded city streets, the ambience of an advent market encompasses everything a shopping centre experience does not – think decorated gingerbread men, candlelit carol singing, stocking-fillers of glass ornaments and wooden toys, and the occasional traditional treat to help you on your merry way.
Discover cosy squares bustling with colourful stands, ferris wheels and merriment during the yuletide season. From the magical setting of Copenhagen to the beautiful city of Brussels, view our photo gallery of the top ten Christmas markets that Europe has to offer...