The month of December, the month of Christmas and the month of exploring the best Christmas places to visit in 2019 is here. Whether you’re a fan of picture-perfect European cities or you like the Asian nightlife or if you’re looking for a snow paradise far away from home, there is no better season than Christmas to celebrate a vacation worth remembering your lifetime. Pack for the holiday season and make your celebrations grand by visiting the few recommended places from Gulf Shopping Deals this Christmas.
The real meaning of celebrating Christmas lies nowhere except Bethlehem. Take the pilgrimage to Jesus’ birthplace and unwrap the magical evening at Manger Square. Witness a forest of Christmas trees at the old town and do not forget to be at St. Catherine’s Church at 12. Sing along to the Christmas Carols and live the evening full of surprises.
- Nuremberg, Germany
No one celebrates Christmas as Germans do and Nuremberg is one such place which proves why is it absolutely enchanting to visit Germany during the Christmas week. The Christkindlesmarkt which has over 180 stalls offers an amazing variety of presents to the visitors. Sunset evenings are even more beautiful with Christmas lights lighting up the atmosphere, the enticing smell of mulled wine, and the world-famous Nuremberg Bratwurst for a delightful Christmas dinner.
- Zurich, Switzerland
Tis’ the season, Tis’ the place. Zurich completely transforms itself into Christmas colors with its decorated Christmas markets, Christmas-themed city strolls, churches, and snow-clad mountains. Dive in the joy of Santa coming home by attending Christmas mass, concerts, romantic dinner and much more to celebrate the best Christmas of your life.
- New York
The Big Apple always celebrates Christmas in the grandest of style. Be it the NY Christmas markets, the Empire State Building, or the snowy walks around the central park, each and every event will fill you with utmost joy and pleasure. A good idea is to visit the Saks fifth avenue light show, ice skating events at Bryant Park and music concerts around every New York corner. Seal the deal with a couple of New York Pizza slices from Emily Pizza.
- Bruges, Belgium
Europe’s Best should be on your wish-list by now if you’re planning a Christmas holiday. The captivating smell of Belgian Hot Chocolate, the cobblestone streets and the picture-perfect downtown of Bruges calls for a grand celebration this Christmas 2019. Explore Bruges picture-perfect life, groove to some folk dance to kick off the Christmas celebrations. The downtown Christmas market, the ice-skating event, and the sparkling festival lights all convey the same thing – “that the best time of the year is here”.