Christmas in Luxembourg

Lamps

Although the Christmas season is officially over in Europe I have another reason to prolong Chrismas mistery – on 7 January we will celebrate the Orthodox – or Russian – Christmas.

My angel

My angel

Christmas tree

Christmas tree

In blue but not in a blue mood

In blue but not in a blue mood

The main tree of the city on the place d'Armes

The main tree of the city is on the place d’Armes

Same square, but same tree at night

Same square and the same tree at night

 This year the Christmas market in the city was organized in two places – one in the center was on place d’Armes and another one with a bit more animation and entertainment was located on place de la Liberte.

The market is always full

The market is always full

Long lines to take a glass of hot wine, hamburger, french fries or Luxembourgish speciality Gromperekichelcher, a potato galette

Long lines to take a glass of hot wine, hamburger, french fries or Luxembourgish speciality Gromperekichelcher, a potato galette served with an apple jam

Another angle

Another angle

The market is also a good place to find a small gift or souvenir for friends, relatives and colleagues

The market is also a good place to find a small gift or souvenir for friends, relatives and colleagues

Christmas tree decoration

Christmas tree decoration

Lighten your windows

Lighten your windows

Although these stars are being sold on every single Christmas market in Europe they create the right ambiance

Although these stars are being sold on every single Christmas market in Europe they create the right ambiance

If you have no passion for searching for a gift you may entertain yourself with a duck hunting

If you have no passion for searching for a gift you may entertain yourself with a duck hunting

Christmas balls

…with Christmas balls instead of usual ducks

Or make a shot together with Santa

Or make a shot together with Santa

Carousel

Carousel

Streets at night look even more festive thanks to the decoration

Streets at night look even more festive thanks to the decoration

In the center

In the center

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