The Marvelous Fraueninsel Christmas Market

The Marvelous Fraueninsel Christmas Market

Its the most wonderrrfulll timeee of the yearrrrr

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I dont know about you guys, but once the cold November breezes start blowing in, I am dying for December to get started.

Luckily for us in Germany, Christmas is not one day but a whole month of activities, the best part being the fabulous ChristkindlMarkts


My favourite so far is the Christmas Market on Fraueninsel in Chiemsee.

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Although the weather outside is frightful, in my heart its absolutely delightful


Only accessable by small festively decorate shuttle boats from the local towns around the lake

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For those not at all familiar, Christmas markets are these collections of little wooden shacks decorate with branches and ribbons, glittering lights

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and sellings knick knacks galour

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my my, just what I needed, some excited felt cats

The markets are warm and cozy, they smell like everything sweet and delightful

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Christmas Cookie hut anyone?

BUT the Glühwein, ohhhh the Glühwein, let us never forget this goodness in a cup that is magical wine mulled with holiday spirit and flavoured with joy

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** Fabulous alcohol free version also available**

But to be honest, the real fun is at night time


The island offers  a wonderful winter carneval atmosphere

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You can take a stroll as a pair thanks to the exciting accessories available

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tandom mitten anyone?

Listen to some great mountain music


or simply take in the marvelous magical displays


Whatever strikes your holiday fancey I am sure you will find it there.

It was my second year visiting the christmas island, and I will surely be going back next year. So go ahead, take my advice and treat yo self to some festive fun


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