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The Burg Satzvey Christmas Market

Burg Satzvey Christmas Market An Der Burg 3, Mechernich, 53894 Dec 8, 14, 15, 21, 22 (2013) Sat 1200-2000 Sun 1200-1900 Adults 6.50€; kids 4-12, 4€ Totally stroller accessible! This market is pretty big (maybe 100 vendors), but wasn’t crowded like those in the bigger cities.  It was peaceful, with candles lit everywhere and a […]

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Christmas Markets

It’s that time of year again to brave the cold and feast your senses on the festivities of a local or not quite so local Christmas market.  Filled with treats and sweets, gifts and hand crafts, sausages and hot drinks to warm you, every market is an incredible experience.  Go and enjoy… just make sure […]

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Local Christmas Markets!

Other resources: http://www.weihnachtsmarkt-deutschland.de This website lists most of the Christmas markets in Germany. Scroll down and click on “Nordrhein Westfallen” on the left hand side to list markets in our area. www.christmasmarkets.com A list of Christmas markets all over Europe. Search by country. Aachen – 30 minutes from GK21 Nov – 23 Dec from 1100-2030 […]

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Local Christmas Markets

Though the large markets are nice, sometimes the small local markets really make you feel more a part of the community and less of a tourist. This is where you’ll run into people that you know. Here are some of the smaller local market dates. If you find another one, let us all know! 30 […]

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Christmas Market – Aachen

Germany is known for it’s beautiful Christmas markets (Weihnachtsmarkts), but even beyond those borders, you can find some amazing markets enjoyable not only for shoppers, but for anyone wanting to absorb the ambiance and may be try something delicious to eat as well. I’ll give you some information on the Aachen and Cologne (Koln) markets […]

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Burg Satzvey – Germany

Burg Satzvey is located about 45 minutes south east of Geilenkirchen. We found out about it through an Al Stewart website as many concerts are hosted there. It is also known for it’s various festivals, Renaissance fairs with jousting and traditional costumes, and the Christmas market. A beautiful old castle still lived in and run […]

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