Many people prefer to travel to a new place to celebrate holidays. Whether you want a change of pace or a Christmas miracle, embarking upon a trip during the holidays can be stressful. To make sure you know the best places to celebrate the winter holidays, we have consolidated a small guide. Check out the 30 best cities to visit at Christmas and other seasonal holidays.
Germany is the top spot to celebrate Christmas while enjoying carols, drinking mulled wine and feasting on amazing holiday treats. If you are dying to visit Germany for Christmas but cannot decide which town to choose, our guide is for you. As we have already covered the top Berlin Christmas markets, this article will go over other towns and cities.
When you hear Germany, you think of Berlin, Hamburg, Munich and other large famous cities. However, authentic and historically interesting Germany is hidden in small towns that have not been touched by modern architects. Small cities in Germany allow full immersion into local culture and the incredibly long, rocky and convoluted history of the country. People who reside in these towns are also more open to tourists since the traffic there is not as high as in large cities. Consider a tour across small towns in Germany to learn more about the country and see amazing landmarks from hundreds and hundreds of years ago.
The northern city of Hamburg is one of the most wonderful places to visit at all times of the year. Want to know the best places to visit, where to stay in Hamburg, and how to get around the German city? See our Hamburg travel guide and find out the best tips for what to do while you’re here, which includes the historic port, red-light district, Old Town, and the lovely waterfront restaurants in Hamburg.