Ghent – Why (Christmas edition)

A lot is there to be said about the merits of Christmas in Europe, whether one is a believer or (as in this case) not. Truth is there is a certain allure to the smell of Gluhwein in the air and the sound of iceskating, combined with distant caroling and “Ho Ho Ho”s (no pun intended).

As a sucker for twinkle lights and festivities, I consider it a personal tradition to attend a Christmas market every year. Continue reading “Ghent – Why (Christmas edition)”