Countdown to Advent 2012—Just over a month to the German Christmas Markets

In one of my final pre-Christmas 2011 posts I reported, “I’ve now arrived in Dresden, but since I have no access to wi fi all my posts will be late.” When I wrote those words, I had no idea quite how late. Instead of blogging during most of 2012, I wrote a second e-book: The Magic of Germany at Christmas: 10 Unforgettable Christmas Market Vacations because I realized there are so many Christmas … [Read more...]

The Magic of Germany at Christmas: 10 Unforgettable Christmas Market Vacations

I decided to write The Magic of Germany at Christmas: 10 Unforgettable Christmas Market Vacations to help Christmas travelers to Germany navigate their way around the country and make smart planning choices so they don’t wind up feeling overwhelmed and exhausted by choosing a trip that’s either too ambitious or downright impractical. The aim for any vacation—but especially in Germany during … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Guide to the German Christmas Markets: Where to Go and What to Buy

Here is the latest version of my e-book, which is now called The Ultimate Guide to the German Christmas Markets: Where to Go and What to Buy.  The original edition was entitled 150 German Christmas Markets: Where to Go and What to Buy  and it's still eminently usable--only the dates have changed for the most parts and some of websites may have different URLs. As best I can … [Read more...]