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mantelheizung warm outdoor seating at Christmas market in Berlin

daily photo: central heating coat

This fabulous contraption is part of an art installation that provided outdoor heated seating¬†at the Christmas Market at the Kulturbrauerei – and …

german paper star lantern light

daily photo: star lights

Here’s a little holiday cheer for you on the shortest day of the year :) Geometric paper star lights seem to be …

traditional scandinavian straw yule goat

Daily photo: yule goat

I saw these straw goats at the Swedish & Norwegian Christmas market a couple weeks ago. I’m a big fan of traditional …

carved wooden angel candleholder at german christmas market

German Christmas markets

With only one day to go til the shortest day of the year, less than 8 hours of daylight and an official …

Daily photo: gingerbread hearts

Daily photo: gingerbread hearts

These gingerbread hearts seem to be a real favorite at the christmas markets and come with various sayings written on them: everything …

gingerbread man from a Berlin bakery

Daily photo: gingerbread man

Christmas is just around the corner and the shops in Berlin are full of seasonal treats. I got this adorable gingerbread man …

Rauchermann smoking his pipe

Rauchermann

Christmas is a very special time of year in Germany, with cheery outdoor Christmas markets everywhere and lots of traditional crafts and …