There’s something incredibly magical and romantic about Europe in winter.  There are so many wonderful European winter getaways to choose from including the numerous towns that offer Advent markets, cruises to see the Northern Lights and river cruises on the Danube and Rhine that visit many of the Christmas markets

From the fairy-lit cobbled streets and winter markets in towns like Copenhagen, Frankfurt, Basel to the dramatic landscapes and northern lights in Iceland, and cozy cafés that dot every city, it’s truly a wonderful time to beat the crowds and visit Europe

In this post, you’ll some of my favorite winter experiences in Europe including cruises, hotels, snow-dusted medieval cities, and of course Christmas Markets. Here’s what you’ll find in this post:

If the idea of escaping to a gloriously majestic city in Europe or a quaint Christmas Market is your idea of the perfect winter getaway, this article is for you! Is your ideal winter getaway to Europe shopping a holiday market, sipping mulled wine in a cafe, strolling cobblestone streets, taking a cruise or visiting the famous lagoons in Iceland? If so, I've got some great tips and resources!


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