Michelstadt Christmas Market

CONTRIBUTED BY KARI MARTINDALE Note: This article was originally published in 2014, but has been updated for the 2015 season. Enjoy! Michelstadt is already an adorable town right out of a fairy tale.  Add a Christmas market and you’re walking right down Christmasstrasse! The beautiful Historisches Rathaus presides over the Fachwerk-filled town.  A choir and brass band members gathered underneath … Continue reading Michelstadt Christmas Market

Erbach Christmas Market

CONTRIBUTED BY KARI MARTINDALE Note: This article was originally published in 2014, but has been updated for the 2015 season. Enjoy! Erbach sits just a kilometer up the road from Michelstadt, in the Odenwald.  While Michelstadt hosts a well-known large Weihnachtsmarkt, Erbach’s market is charmingly intimate.  They boast a Fachwerk-rich Marktplatz with a giant Schloss, worthy of visit any time of … Continue reading Erbach Christmas Market