Berlin is a fantastic destination for Christmas Markets as it has about 60 of them, each with thier own unique character. Arguably the best known is the Gendarmenmarkt Christmas Market, in one of the most beautiful squares in the city.
The Christmas Market at Gendarmenmarkt is especially popular for handicrafts, as craftsmen come from all over the world to show off their art. There are also numerous stalls when you can try traditional and new seasonal edible treats, as well as Christmassy drinks.
The Berliner Weihnachtszeit at the Roten Rathaus near Alexanderplatz has a huge ferris wheel and an ice rink.
Meanwhile the nearby Wintertraum am Alexa has a full fairground with a variety of rides.
There are countless other traditional and modern Christmas Markets throughout the city making it a top choice for a seasonal break.