Gingerbread, mulled wine and Christmas spirit can be enjoyed this year in the Chinese capital, thanks to an exported version of the famous Christmas market in Strasbourg.
For the 362nd time the famed Thüringen onion market will be expecting hundreds of thousands of visitors this weekend. Even Goethe was once a fan.
The famous Spanish Steps in Rome are closed for repair works. The renovation is set to continue until spring 2016.