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Extraordinary European Holiday Getaways

The magic of the holiday season is alive and well in these European cities, known for lively Christmas markets, incredible skiing and unrivaled revelry.

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Marvel at the Lights in Vienna

Austria’s romantic capital city is even more fairytale-esque during the holiday season, when twinkling lights transform the streets into a dazzling spectacle, and ice skating rinks and Christmas markets add to the magic. Begin the day with a visit to one of Vienna’s famed coffeehouses, and make time to tour the grand Hofburg Palace and stroll down the Danube.

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Ski the Swiss Alps

With over 200 ski resorts with 100 km of the city, Geneva is arguably the greatest skiing hub in the world. Whether you want to carve down the mountain all day or simply enjoy the region's iconic apres offerings, the concierge at The Ritz-Carlton can bring your ideal day on the slopes to life.

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On a rooftop, a man uses a sword to open a bottle of Champagne
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Toast to the New Year in Moscow

From Kremlin views to caviar tastings, The Ritz-Carlton, Moscow celebrates the mystery and decadence of Russia’s most recognizable city. Ring in the New Year in style, whether you toast your stay with a sabrage demonstration, browse the collections in the hotel’s jewelry and fur galleries, or simply savor the views of Red Square from your room.

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Soak Up the Sun in Spain

The largest of Spain’s Canary Islands, Tenerife is an upscale resort destination that lures travelers with gorgeous weather, beautiful beaches and coastal adventures. Enjoy a holiday dinner al fresco, followed by sunset cocktails overlooking the ocean.

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Christmas market on the Gendarmenmarkt Berlin Germany
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Shop Berlin's Famous Markets

With the Deutscher Dom on one side and the Französischer Dom on the other, the Gendarmenmarkt Christmas market is located in what some call Berlin’s most impressive square. Large craft tents feature wood carvers, leather workers, dressmakers and more. There’s also a variety of art, snacks and gourmet offerings, and entertainment every day during the holiday season.

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