3 European Cities That are Perfect for a Fairytale Winter Getaway

Prague, Czech Republic
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Winter is a varied time of year for many. The cold weather and darker evenings might be a drag to many, but there’s a certain sense of magicalness that frosty mornings and low winter sun bring. To embrace this exciting aspect of this time of the year, consider traveling to one of these European cities and immersing yourself in a fairytale dream world.

Prague, The Czech Republic

From its turreted castle on the hill to the iconic statues on the bridges, there are plenty of idyllic sights to transport you to another realm. As well as the stunning buildings and medieval streets, you’ll find a variety of welcoming food and drink establishments offering frothy beer and warming goulash. 

Munich, Germany

The capital of Bavaria is a popular holiday destination due to its picturesque grand squares and old buildings. It has a magical feel to it, due to things like the famous town hall glockenspiel with life-size figurines demonstrating historical events. If you fancy heading out for the day, there are plenty of stunning castles to meet your fairytale fantasies nearby. 

Krakow, Poland 

With a beautiful medieval center filled with grand, gothic buildings, this large city’s charm and character are perfect for a winter trip. The large squares and open streets add a romantic feel to the buzz of the city, and there are plenty of delicious food options around to warm you up.