12/08/2010 01:53 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Top 10 European Christmas Markets

It may not be ideal weather for a city break now the cold has come, but if there's one thing Europe does well in winter, it's Christmas markets -- particularly Eastern Europe and the Germanic countries. Whether you're after something old school, or a year-round market with Christmas add-ons, your holiday travel is not complete until you stopped by one of these festive locales.