Each year the bustling streets and squares of Brussels turn into a magical winter marketplace lasting for the weeks before and after Christmas. One of the largest in Europe, Brussels' Christmas Market is not to be missed on any trip plan. Vendors with handmade goods, roasted chestnuts, spiced wine, festive cuisine and trinkets, ice skating rinks, and much more overflow from town squares and lighten the streets with festive celebrations. Whimsical decorations and colorful lights brighten the streets truly creating a one of a kind winter wonderland to be enjoyed by locals and tourists alike. So get into the winter spirit Belgian style and enjoy the local festivities.
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