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Christmas in Europe

Zurich Christmas 2

Small Christmas market in Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich Christmas 4

Children’s choir in Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich Christmas

Mulled wine in Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich Christmas 5

Streets of Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich Christmas 3

River glow in Zurich, Switzerland

Liechtenstein Christmas

Decorations in Vaduz, Liechtenstein

Innsbruck Christmas 2

A giant Christmas tree (and the Goldenes Dachl) in Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck Christmas

Even Santa needs sauerkraut in Innsbruck, Austria

Vienna Christmas 2

Christmas lights in Vienna, Austria

Vienna Christmas 3

Christmas lights in Vienna, Austria

Vienna Christmas 4

Christmas lights in Vienna, Austria

Vienna Christmas 5

A foggy Stephansdom in Vienna, Austria

Vienna Christmas

O Tannenbaum, O Tannenbaum… in Vienna, Austria

Wherever and however you are celebrating today (or even if you don’t celebrate it at all), I wish you the happiest of days. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!




18 Responses to Christmas in Europe

  1. Lisa Imogen Eldridge December 24, 2013 at 11:52 am #

    I love the Vienna ones. It’s such a wonderful city.

    • Brenna Holeman December 24, 2013 at 4:19 pm #

      Thank you! It really is – I love it here.

  2. Ali December 24, 2013 at 12:59 pm #

    Merry Christmas to you and Zalie!! Great photos, happy to see you’ve been having a ball. Sending lots of love xxx

    • Brenna Holeman December 24, 2013 at 4:20 pm #

      Aw, Merry Christmas to you and yours, too! Can’t wait to see you again soon x

  3. Marie Gregorashuk December 24, 2013 at 1:34 pm #

    Wonderful pictures! Happy Holidays!

    • Brenna Holeman December 24, 2013 at 4:20 pm #

      Thank you, Marie! Happy Holidays.

  4. Briana December 25, 2013 at 8:06 am #

    I absolutely love this Brenna! I spent my childhood in Europe, and Christmas markets were always my favorite! I would wait on pins and needles each year as they started to put up the stalls and lights. Even today, I think Europe is one of the most magnificent and magical places to be in the winter! It makes me look forward to the day when I live in that part of the world again, but for now I am enjoying Asia! Happy Holidays!

    • Brenna Holeman December 25, 2013 at 8:19 pm #

      Oh wow – that sounds wonderful. What an amazing childhood memory! I am definitely loving all of the lights and markets, it’s so beautiful.

      Merry Christmas!

  5. Spencer December 26, 2013 at 7:18 am #

    The fog adds to how awesome these photos are! Now I must visit during Christmas!! lol

  6. Richard Brownsdon December 27, 2013 at 9:28 am #

    The pictures are great Brenna – I can just imagine what a wonderful time you are having! 🙂

    • Brenna Holeman December 31, 2013 at 12:24 pm #

      Thanks, Richard! Hope you’re having fun, too. See you soon!

  7. Amy December 31, 2013 at 5:47 am #

    Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year Brenna! Great pictures, especially the foggy one in Vienna. I’ve just spent my first Christmas away from home in Vietnam and it was so strange celebrating under blue skies and sunshine rather than the typical English rain and cold. Your pics make me long for a ‘proper’ cold Christmas!

    • Brenna Holeman December 31, 2013 at 12:23 pm #

      Aw, thank you Amy – Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, too! I’ve spent Christmases in warm climates before (Borneo and Dominican Republic) and it can be quite strange. I’m glad that I had a very traditional holiday this year – but I definitely miss those blue skies and sunshine…

  8. Zalie December 31, 2013 at 1:42 pm #

    I am so glad that we got to spend Christmas together in such a beautiful city xo

    • Brenna Holeman December 31, 2013 at 4:27 pm #

      Me too! I had such an amazing time…

  9. Milena Yordanova August 21, 2015 at 8:25 am #

    Amazing photos! Europe is like a fairy tale at Christmas time, especially Germany and Austria.

    • Brenna Holeman August 21, 2015 at 4:29 pm #

      It is! I hope to spend many more Christmases in Europe.


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