British Airways is kicking off the festive period with a selection of
Christmas city breaks for the whole family to enjoy.
Customers can sleigh off to Berlin, the capital city of Christmas Markets
with over 60 to wander around, including the market at Charlottenburg
Castle, which boasts over 150 stalls and Winter World at Potzdamer Platz.
It also hosts the largest mobile toboggan run in Europe and an ice skating
rink for the less daring. Customers can take advantage of this sparkling
offer with flights and two nights at the 4* Holiday Inn Berlin City
East-Landsberger from just £209 per person.
Fill your Christmas stockings in Vienna - a city of nostalgia and romance,
concerts and traditional Christmas markets. Well-known for the Magic of
Advent Christmas market by City Hall and the traditional Viennese Christmas
market on Freyung. The aromas of candied fruits, cotton candy and other
delicacies like Christmas punch fill the air with festive aromas. Enjoy
Vienna with flights and two nights at the 3* Mozart Hotel from £249 per
Prague promises to jingle your bells, with tourist attractions and
Christmassy treats set in a true winter wonderland setting. The Prague
Christmas markets run daily and are held at the Old Town Square and
Wenceslas Square. The markets boast brightly decorated huts selling
traditional Czech handicrafts and local delicacies. Czech out this deal
with flights and two nights at the 4* Duo Hotel in Prague from only £249
Paris may not be the first city you would associate with Christmas markets,
however, the Parisians do not disappoint. The Christmas Market on the
Avenue des Champs-Elysées is the largest Christmas market within Paris's
city limits. A cluster of wood chalets, it offers traditional holiday
treats including mulled wine, gingerbread, sausages and specialties from
various regions of France. Pop over the Channel for flights and two nights
at the 3* Paris Est Lafayette Hotel in Paris for only £189 per person.
Finally, the Swiss are not to be beaten when it comes to going all out over
the festive season. This year, Zurich will be hosting a new Christmas
lighting display on Bahnhofstrasse, Zurich’s celebrated shopping high
street, and special ‘Night and Sunday Shopping’ so visitors can shop late
nto the evening and soak up the atmosphere of the city at the same time.
The city has a packed events calendar over the Christmas period that
includes the enchanting Lichterschwimmen floating candles display,
Christmas circuses, the Live On Ice skating rink and a Singing Christmas
For more information on Christmas Markets, visit ba.com/christmasmarkets or
call 0844 4930758
The British Airways Affiliate Team