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Weihnachtsmarkt

It doesn’t feel like the Christmas season unless you visit one of the Weihnachtsmarkt (Christmas Market) in Germany.  Christian and I visited the Bonn Weihnachtsmarkt the first weekend it opened in November.  I was quite impressed with the market.  I loved the wooden stalls and it was quite large. 

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A couple of the booths had talking and singing reindeer!

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Christian drank a glass of Glühwein & ate a sausage and I had hot chocolate & Reibekuchen (potato pancakes). 

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We visited the Köln Weihnachtsmarkt with Christian’s mom when she was visiting and before the rest of the family arrived.

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The Kölner Dom provided a picturesque background for the market.  Although, it was pretty crowded & I heard lots of English speakers.  We had Glühwein and hot chocolate before heading to dinner at Früh, one of the famous Kölsch breweries.

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Germany really knows how to celebrate the season!

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