Photos By Ian and Jonathan
“My first Christmas market getaway, the start of a yearly tradition. However this trip wasn’t all about the markets”.
Let’s start with the Landmarks
Structures both new and old make up a city not only to reflect but enjoy. The city has something for everyone. Amusements for kids, museums for the eager students and a bustling nightlife for partygoers.
The Christmas Market Experience
As this was my first Christmas market trip, I really didn’t know what to expect. The markets here were traditional and pretty expensive with some having an entrance fee. The main purpose was to get into the festive mood and I Berlin doesn’t disappoint.
“The artist is the creator of beautiful things. To reveal art and conceal the artist is art’s aim. The critic is he who can translate into another manner or a new material his impression of beautiful things.”
— Oscar Wilde
See the photos I have taken whilst on a short excursion in Betws-y-Coed
See the photos I have taken whilst excursing to Duisburg from Dusseldorf.
Strasbourg France, each year each evening spectators are treated to one of the best Christmas Lights show in the world. A dramatic heartfelt show. Watch the near 3 minute video and tell me what you think of it.