Christmas in Baden
What travelers expect, goingcelebrate Christmas in Baden? First of all, they come here for a festive mood. And yet here they will be able to meet with Austrian folk traditions.
Features of the celebration of Christmas in Baden
The transformation takes place in Badenthe Christmas period due to the Christmas holiday illumination and decoration. Instead of Santa Claus local children waiting to come down from heaven Christkind - before they make up in advance a list of gifts they would like to get on holiday and put it on the windowsill in the evening, took him to the Christ Child.
December 24 Austrians celebrate HolyChristmas Party (4 weeks prior to the holiday in the houses appear Advent wreaths with four candles and Christmas tree that is decorated with green and red toys, candles, fruit, candies and nuts) - parents have a day not to allow to the tree of children, because it is while it is engaged in decoration of the Christ Child!
It is worth noting that on a festive table inAustrians certainly appears roasted goose or carp, as well as vanilla bagels. But before you begin your meal, all exchange gifts. Another important tradition of Austrians - going to church at Christmas, and taking part in the midnight march (many locals can not be called pious, but the Christmas tradition is honored by all).
As for travelers, they will be able to go to the gala dinner in the restaurant "Villa Nova" or "Amtel".
Entertainment in Baden for the Christmas holidays
Vacationers in Baden in December recommendedvisit the baths "Roman Baths" - here you can relax, swim in the pools, to improve their health through therapeutic treatments (mud therapy, thalassotherapy, aromatic and herbal baths, oxygen therapy), and at any time of year, because they work all year round.
Not less attention in the December Badendeserves Ludwig van Beethoven's residence (here, in the house at Rathausgasse, he worked on the creation of the "Missa Solemnis" and "Symphony number 9"), Baden City Theatre, St. Stephen's Church, Casino Grand Casino Baden.
Christmas Markets in Baden
Travelers interested in Christmasbazaars, from late November until the end of December can get souvenirs, sweets, Christmas decorations, candles and other products created by local artisans stalls unfolding at the City Hall Square in Baden (here you can warm up with mulled wine or punch).
As for Christmas shopping, you can please you nice prices malls "Shopping City Sud" and "Parndorf".