The historic Scandinavian Christmas Markets are a great attraction for all kinds of visitors and offer lots of seasonal Christmas shopping and holiday shopping with local crafts, food, and drink (including the hot, spiced wine, Glögg). You can see photos of the markets in the Scandinavian Christmas photo gallery.
It's also easy to find Christmas markets elsewhere, if you're not heading over to Scandinavia.
The markets generally take place from late November until around December 23 and visiting one should definitely be on your to-do list. So where are the best markets near your destination? Let's find out, in the article about the best Christmas Markets in Scandinavia.