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Photo courtesy of Martje Gulikers, Maastricht Marketing and Communications

Eat, drink and be merry in Maastricht

by Susan Grady, Contributing writer

A visit to Maastricht is about relishing the good life. Enjoying the crisp winter air with a warm cup of Gluehwein, eating traditional Maastricht delights and strolling along the cobblestoned streets while gazing at the illuminated trees are all part of the lure for tourists this holiday season.

November 27, 2015 ×

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Visit the Nuremberg Christmas Market

by Megan Finley Contributing writer

If you are looking for a little bit of charm, romance and holiday enchantment this time of year, then the “Christkindlesmarkt,” or Nuremberg Christmas Market, is the place to go. Over two million tourists travel to Nuremberg every Christmas season to indulge in the holiday festivities. It may seem like this is perhaps a major tourist overload, but think again.

November 27, 2015 ×

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Courtesy photoTrippstadt’s “Romantic Christmas in the Forest” will take place from 2 to 8 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday near the House of Sustainability, Johanniskreuzer Strasse 1, Trippstadt.

Romantic Christmas in the Forest

by Petra Lessoing
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

A Christmas market of a special kind will take place from 2 to 8 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday near the information center House of Sustainability (Johanniskreuzer Strasse 1, 67705 Trippstadt). It is known as “Romantic Christmas in the Forest.”

December 11, 2014 ×

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Courtesy photosThe Nuremberg Christmas market has more than 180 wooden booths with red and white roofs. The market is open until Dec. 24.

Nuremberg Christmas market

by Petra Lessoing
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The City of Nuremberg is known for one of the oldest Christmas markets in Germany, called “Christkindlesmarkt,” and for the production of “Lebkuchen,” or gingerbread.

December 4, 2014 ×

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Courtesy photoA Christmas pyramid is set up on Schlossplatz Saturday to Dec. 14.

Sankt Wendel features medieval market, ice sculptor

by Petra Lessoing
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The romantic town of Sankt Wendel will hold its Christmas market combined with a medieval market Saturday to Dec. 14. Opening hours are from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. each day.

December 4, 2014 ×

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Courtesy photosThe Christmas market in St. Wendel also features a medieval market through Dec. 15.

Sankt Wendel hosts Christmas/medieval market

by Petra Lessoing
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The City of Sankt Wendel will hold its Christmas market combined with a medieval market Saturday to Dec. 15. More than 130 little decorated houses and booths will offer arts and crafts, gift ideas and regional culinary specialties from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily.

December 5, 2013 ×

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Courtesy photoThe Landstuhl Christmas run proceeds through the Christmas market Dec. 1.

Christmas market setting for anniversary run

by Petra Lessoing
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The Landstuhl running association LLG will sponsor its 25th Christmas run Dec. 1. In celebration of this year’s anniversary, every pre-registered participant will receive a gift.

November 21, 2013 ×

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Photo courtesy of the City of KaiserslauternThe Kaiserslautern Christmas market presents a variety of vendors selling their merchandise and a merry-go-round through 
Dec. 23.

Kaiserslautern Christmas market opens Monday

by Petra Lessoing
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Kaiserslautern’s Lord Mayor Dr. Klaus Weichel and the “Christkind,” or Christ child, will officially open the Christmas market at 6 p.m. Monday from the stage on Schillerplatz. The market will be set up through Dec. 23 around Stiftskirche and on Schillerplatz.

November 21, 2013 ×