10 Best Christmas Markets near Brussels

Christmas markets are the perfect way to get into the holiday spirit. From twinkling lights to delicious treats, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. But when you’re travelling with children, it can be hard to know which markets are the best – and which ones make the most sense for your family. So, here are…

Aachen Christmas Market 2022

Aachen Christmas market is one of our favorite ones! It is so close to Brussels that you can visit for a day. You will find lots of practical details to plan ahead and activities to do with kids in our Aachen Christmas market guide!

Monschau Christmas Market 2022

The Monschau Christmas market in Germany is one of the most magical places to get into the festive spirit. Read on for practical tips to plan ahead your visit to the Christmas market in Monschau with kids

Cologne Christmas market 2022

Cologne offers several amazing Christmas markets, each one is better than the other! Read on for practical tips on visiting the Cologne Christmas market with kids

Weisser Stein Ski Resort, Germany

Weisser Stein Ski Resort is a great place for family fun in snow with a great slope for skiing and sledding, a small playground, a restaurant and a forest to enjoy nature even more

Aachen Zoo

A lovely little park with animals and playgrounds just 10 minutes from the center of Aachen! This is a rather small zoo – which makes it perfect for younger kids


We love walking around the Cathedral in Aachen, having a café at the Market Square in front of the Townhall and visiting the zoo there. Here is our guide with what to do with kids, what to see and kids friendly restaurants in Aachen