Festivals and Events in Germany in January
Categories: Sightseeing, Cultural and History, Dining, Entertainment
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Bundle up if you travel to Germany in January – temperatures can be freezing, but you’ll be rewarded with low rates, small crowds, and some great German events and festivals. Here is what’s happening in Germany in the month of January.
International Green Week in Berlin (Berlin vacation rentals | Berlin travel guide), January 15-24 at the Messe Fair Grounds in Berlin
Berlin's "International Green Week" is one of the world's leading exhibitions for the food, agriculture, and gardening industry. The colorful presentations are organized around national, regional or product themes, and the fair is a feast for all senses: The international selection of products on display include fresh produce, seafood, meats and sausages, beer and wines, teas, herbs, flowers, and much more.
Sylt Gourmet Festival, January 21-24 on the Island of Sylt
Thousands of foodies flock to the German island of Sylt (Sylt vacation rentals | Sylt travel guide) in the North Sea to indulge in this 4-day long Gourmet Festival. Top chefs and sommeliers from around the world prepare their feasts in the best restaurants of Sylt, offering everything from fresh-caught lobster, and fine French wines, to Spanish Tapas.
Fashion Week in Berlin, January 21-28 at the Bebelplatz in Berlin
Fashion dominates at one of the major festivals and events in Berlin. Fashionistas can get their fix at the Berlin Fashion Week, where German and international designers present their latest collections. Find out what’s hot at runway shows, trade fairs, exhibitions, and parties, which take place in historic buildings as well as the hippest clubs around town.
Read the full article about January events and festivals in Germany at about.com
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