Chester Christmas Market – What’s On and When in 2021?

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Chester Christmas Market – Chester is a beautiful walled city in the North of England, and has similarities to York.  It’s a beautifully festive place to visit at Christmas and runs a marvellous Christmas market.  Also, don’t miss our post on Festive Christmas Events in Cheshire and Manchester. Who can resist shopping for festive gifts … Read more

8 Magical Christmas Events in Manchester 2021

8 Magical Christmas Events in Manchester – Here at Yorkshire Wonders we are massive Christmas fans.  We are often in Manchester over Christmas, so I thought I would put a list together of some of the fabulous Christmas events going on this year!  There are Santa’s Grottos, Ice Skating, Magical Lanterns and Illuminated Christmas Trails.  … Read more

Magical Illuminated Trail at Dunham Massey – Christmas 2021

Dunham Massey Christmas event in Manchester

Magical Illuminated Trail at Dunham Massey – Christmas 2021 – Christmas at Dunham Massey returns to the historic National Trust property in Cheshire on various dates from 19th November 2021 – 2nd January 2022.  We love these illuminated trails.  As well as the illuminations there will be a Victorian carousel, helter-skelter and other family rides … Read more

Festive Christmas in the Lake District 2021 – What’s On?

Christmas in the Lake District 2021 – Looking for Christmas events in the Lake District/Cumbria?  Looking to visit Santa, or a Christmas market in the Lake District?  See our list of fantastic Christmas events in the Lake District with kids.  Also have a look at our list of suggestions for great family hotels in the … Read more

NEW: Magical Christmas Lights Trail to Be Held at Temple Newsam, Leeds

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Christmas at Temple Newsam sees a new light trail for 2021!  A magical trail, featuring spectacular light installations with classical Christmas tunes will transform the Leeds estate’s ‘Capability’ Brown landscaped grounds and gardens from 26 November 2021 – 2 January 2022. Wrap up warm and be transported into a winter wonderland at Temple Newsam, where … Read more

Christmas Around the World – Festivals and Markets

Christmas Around the World – Festivals and Markets – I think Christmas is a wonderful time of the year to travel and visit Festive Christmas Markets and events!  I have gathered suggestions of some of the most magical festivals of Christmas around the world, written by other travel bloggers.   Bolzano Christmas Market, Italy The … Read more

The Nutcracker at Blenheim Palace – Christmas 2021

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The story of The Nutcracker re-imagined for Blenheim Palace at Christmas – 19 November to 2 January 2022 Explore the Palace’s state rooms, each one exquisitely transformed and filled with hidden surprises – from the toymaker’s workshop on a frosty Christmas Eve; through the glistening Land of Snow and onto the candy-cane Kingdom of Sweets adorned … Read more