It’s something about Christmas that makes it such a special holiday worldwide, and we believe a lot got to do with the ecstatic Christmas frenzy. To make your life easier, we’ve come up with a list of the most stirring Christmas markets and fairs taking place in Romania. Pay them a visit for inspiring ideas to decorate your tree or to find the best gifts for your loved ones, and let the lively atmosphere of these fairs get you holiday-ready in minutes!
Bucharest Christmas Market
Bucharest, the Capital of Romania, marks the holiday season with a winter wonderland that starts on December 1st. The city center will be displaying a magical festive lighting, while the Bucharest Christmas Market will give the Constitutiei Square the most festive, jolly look. The 30-meter Christmas tree beautifully decorated and lit may be the centerpiece of this fair, but most visitors come here for the animated atmosphere, the killer mulled wine or for authentic Christmas decorations and gifts. Expect some entertaining events, live music and carolers, ice-skating rink and don’t forget to say ‚hi’ to Santa. He is not missing this fair for anything in the world!
Sibiu Christmas Market
The Sibiu Christmas Market can easily compete with the world’s most popular Christmas markets in magnitude and beauty. The ‚Food.Fun.Culture.’ fair conquers through authenticity, and its warm spirit, as the Big Square of Sibiu may pass as one of the brightest markets of the whole country. The magical wooden stalls are already charming its visitors with homemade goodies, traditional baked goods and locally-made gifts and decorations, as the fair got an early start on November 17. Everything accompanied by the already famous mulled wine and some hot cocktails. The screenings on the buildings around are only adding a unique touch to this already grandiose event.
Brasov Christmas Market
‚Brasov – The Fairytale City’ is the local Christmas Fair that will run from December 7 until January 14 in the delightful Brasov Council Square. The colorful fair will clothe the already dreamy city center in bedazzling lights, while the local vendors will be displaying the very best of their handicrafts, traditional food and one of a kind decorations. The Christmas Market will have plenty of cheerful activities and events specific to winter holidays so that the guests can have a taste of the true joy of Christmas.
Featured image source: https://www.calinstan.com, Sibiu Christmas Market 2015