Sip on mulled wine and munch on freshly baked gingerbread, as you marvel at the handiwork of the local craftsmen at one of Munich’s hugely popular traditional Christmas markets, some of which date back to the 17th century. The most famous is the Christkindl Markt, held in the Old town’s Marienplatz, overlooked by a towering 100-foot Christmas tree, and equally popular is the Tollwood Winter Festival with its bustling international Christmas market, complete with circus performers and live music.
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