Thursday, April 27, 2017

Traditional German Christmas Market Opens

The German Embassy announced the Christmas Market is here to stay. The German tradition is something unusual in Russia. The first Weihnachtsmarkt was opened in Yekaterinburg on December 10, 2011. Renate Schimkoreit, German Consul-General in Yekaterinburg hopes the market will become an annual event that will attract people from all over Russia.