Best Christmas Markets in Germany - A must for any bucket list is to visit European Christmas markets. Half-timbered buildings are festively lit and the aromas of mulled wine out of the local vineyards and cinnamon permeate the air at traditional Christmas market. Buildings steeped in history are illuminated by thousands upon thousands of fairy lights, while the aroma of gingerbread wafts through the air. Shop for unique handmade goods. It's an unforgettable experience.