November 18, 2015

5 Travel Tips for Finding Lodging During the Holidays

This week The Vancouver Christmas Market welcomes guest Travel blogger, Tom Schultz of with his top tips for booking your accommodations. Booking lodging during the holiday season can pose a multitude of... More
November 7, 2015

The 6th Annual Vancouver Christmas Market returns!

Ready to enjoy a European Christmas without the airfare? The Vancouver Christmas Market is set to open on Saturday, November 21st, 2015.   With a total of 55 vendors, there are more great eats... More
December 19, 2014

The Spider and the Christmas Tree (A Ukrainian Christmas Story)

You’ve probably heard about the German pickle stories where adults hang a pickle in a Christmas tree and the first child that finds it gets an extra gift. Now if you thought that... More
December 11, 2014

Enjoy an Authentic Christmas Market Experience

Guest Post written by Julie Bowen. Enjoy An Authentic Christmas Market Experience Vancouver is a fantastic place to shop. With a huge array of department stores, high end stores and a host of... More
December 7, 2014

Instagram Photos of the Vancouver Christmas Market

One of the aspects of the Vancouver Christmas Market we love the most is being able to see photos taken by our wonderful visitors. Here are some of our favourite Instagram Photos taken... More
December 5, 2014

Are You Celebrating St. Nikolaus Day?

In Germany, December 6th is St. Nikolaus’ Day , an important date for the children of Germany and many European nations. That’s because it’s the day that children wake up to see what... More
November 25, 2014

The Story of Holly and The Vancouver Christmas Market (Part 2)

Did you miss part one of The Story of Holly and the Vancouver Christmas Market? Read all about here. After spending some time in Dresden, Holly traveled to Rothenburg , and the first... More
November 24, 2014

The Story of Holly and The Vancouver Christmas Market (Part 1)

Do you know Holly? She’s the gingerbread girl with big curly blonde hair, and a big smile. Ever since the Vancouver Christmas Market opened, people have wondered about the story of who Holly... More
November 19, 2014

German Christmas Pickle Legend: Myth vs. Reality

Please kindly read to the end, we have a special surprise giveaway for the FIRST 5 DAYS OF THE CHRISTMAS MARKET (in honour of our 5th Anniversary). The German Christmas Pickle Legend As... More
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