Switzerland & Austria:
Swiss Christmas Markets
Shop for ornaments and gifts, nosh on baked goods, and soak up the Advent
atmosphere at Switzerland's traditional Christmas markets in late November and
Watch a 17th Century parade, smash chocolate soup pots,
and give coins to costumed children during Geneva's annual celebration of a
failed military invasion in early December.
Shop the Christmas markets, enjoy the Advent singing.
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