Eurostar Christmas Markets - By: lakshmi kadam

Christmas is the symbol for prosperity and integration. It is one of the most celebrated festivals in Europe. As summer went well and almost over and autumn beckoning, the time is now perfect to gear up for Christmas 2010 Celebration. You can enjoy this year festive season in any European destinations with Eurostar. Eurostar comes up with plenty of offers and deals to make your festive season celebration more exciting and wonderful. You can plan your short breaks or weekend breaks to European destinations during this Christmas.
Brussels Christmas Market
Brussels is famous for its delicious Cuisine on the occasion of Christmas. So don't miss to make a visit to this wonderful city during festive season. it will take place in Grand place that is famous for the lavishly engraved facades of its guild houses. You can also enjoy the ice-skating as Brussels fish market is converted into ice-skating rinks during that time. I would suggest you to explore the food stall in this spectacular market, as food is so delicious that you love to come this place again and again. Do loads of shopping and don't forget to eat Belgian chocolates. You can easily reach this place by hoping on high-speed Eurostar train from London's St Pancras International train station and reach in Brussels Midi station in record time of 1hr 51min.
Cologne Christmas Market
Cologne has four Christmas market around the city that attracts million of visitors across the world. The most stunning and beautiful of these is the market 'Am Dom' which take place in front of the Cologne cathedral. Market view is amazing and stunning as it is decorated with lights and other illuminating effects.
The surrounding is impressive and you can witness more than 150 stalls, all are in Gothic structure. Most of the stalls are poisoned around Christmas tree offering decorations, arts and crafts, and hand made candles, ceramics and sweets.
Lille Christmas Market
This market is the longest and largest in Northern France. It will take place from 20 November to 30 December 2010. It is the most visited market during Christmas as Eurostar has direct link to Lille. Eurostar will take you from London to Lille in 1hr 20 min offering plenty of Christmas shopping breaks. This spectacular market is positioned in Rihour in the centre of city. You can witness more than 50 stalls offering decorations, arts, crafts, sweets and local products. There is one special event organize on Christmas eve when Father Christmas "falls" from the Chamber of Commerce's 80-metre-high Belfry.
Similarly you can explore Paris, Bruges, Amsterdam, Liege and other European Christmas market with Eurostar.
This Christmas Eurostar will take you to to the city of traditional Christmas market.So if you want to explore European Christmas markets with Eurostar then read important information regarding Eurostar Christmas market and Cheap Eurostar tickets.

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Author Resource : Lakshmi Kadam is a well known author & has written many articles on travel & tourism. She has travelled extensively on the Eurostar Europe train( in Europe. This Christmas, she advocates the Eurostar Train that will take you to the cities of traditional Christmas market. So if you want to explore European Christmas markets with Eurostar then read important information regarding Eurostar Christmas market destinations( and Cheap Eurostar tickets(