Hit the Christmas Markets near Central London Hotels for Festive Shopping
Does the idea of festive shopping at crowded markets make you break out in cold sweat? Do not panic as various Christmas markets are great places to head for festive shopping. As Christmas is round the corner, quite a few festive markets are inviting the shoppers to browse a range of Christmas presents and other items.
This year sees an array of popular festive markets including Hyde Park. So, book an accommodation in central London hotels and head to top festive markets to lose your money at.
Dates: 23rd November 2012 to 3rd January 2013
Venue: Hyde Park
This year Winter Wonderland is bound to attract hordes of visitors as there is so much to see and do. From Zippos Circus to giant wheels, from ice rink to Santa land, the visitors can enjoy everything under one roof. The Christmas Market is free to enter and offers a unique collection of Christmas gifts including handicrafts, accessories, jewellery, and so on. Besides all this, you can also enjoy great food that suits your palate and pocket.
Southbank Centre Christmas Market
Date: 16th November 2012 to 23rd December 2012
Venue: Southbank Centre
This antiquated German style market features wooden huts selling toys, presents, food, drinks, and a lot more. There is a stall especially for kids where they can make Christmas cards. Visitors can buy reasonably priced gifts for friends and family at pocket money stall. Various singers sing festive chants and Christmas songs twice in a day to set the festive mood.
Real Food Christmas Market
Date: 14th December 2012 to 23rd December 2012
Venue: Southbank Centre Square
This festive food market is the ideal chance to pick some last minute gastronomic wonders. The range of delicious produce includes cheeses, chutneys, jams, and pickles along with hot wine. The best part is that you can taste before you purchase anything. So relax, taste the delights, and then buy your favourite. The gastronomic goodies on sale are of good quality as well as affordable.
So, plan a trip to London this festive season and book an accommodation near one of these Christmas markets to shop till you drop.
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