Are you ready for Christmas? Every year many places get into the Christmas spirit and hold traditional Christmas Markets. These markets will help buy Christmas gifts or simply supply Christmas themed items, but they all help get into the spirit of the festive season.
Here are a few suggestions of Christmas Markets that are worth a visit:
London Christmas Markets
In London, there are many markets to choose from. Popular sites include Camden Christmas Market, which is held every Thursday within the Christmas period. There is also the Southbank Centre Christmas Market, which holds a small selection of chalets with festive ideas alongside family entertainment. Also another market in London Bridge City, which has over 100 independent traders with handcrafted gifts for sale. Many more are scattered around London inviting you to different sized events.
Manchester hosts a vast amount of markets, which attract pop up stalls for traders from all over the world. This brings different foods and garments to choose from. The main markets can be found at St. Ann’s Square, Kings Street, Exchange Street, Brazennose Street.
Glasgow Christmas Markets
Christmas Markets in Glasgow are getting bigger and better each year. 2016 sees the introduction of the market at George Square, which will include fun rides alongside the traditional mulled wine, and hog roasts. The other market, which can be found, is at Enoch Square which still gives the traditional options for Christmas gifts and an atmosphere within a beautiful setting.
Brighton Christmas Markets
If you’re looking for something different then Brighton is the place to go. Around 60 venues, ranging from warehouses to homes, are open to Christmas shoppers by the local artists. The markets are open at weekends and you will have the chance to attend workshops or simply shopping for items such as paintings, crafts and much more. This is shopping with a difference and supporting the local tradesmen and their work. These also include opportunities for shoppers to take part in creating goods.
Leeds Christmas Markets
Leeds is host to a German Christmas market called “Christkindelmarkt” where you will find German themed food and drink. It also hosts activities for children including games; face painting and a whole lot more. There will also be a Ski Hutte Bar featured in a setting of ski-slopes to bring the atmosphere to Leeds.
Christmas brings out the best in all towns and villages from November to January. From the time the lights are switched on, the Christmas spirit commences. There are Christmas Markets all over the UK, large and small, all there to ensure you are able to get the gifts you require.
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