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This peaceful market town lights up with a delightful Christmas market and an ice-skating rink in the shadow of the medieval Winchester Cathedral, where Christmas hymns echo through the longest nave in Europe.Vilnius, Lithuania One of Europe’s most underrated cities, Lithuania’s capital offers a feast of baroque architecture and a fascinating medieval old town.

For many tech fans, nothing beats unwrapping a new hi-tech gadget on Christmas day.Not all tech is equal, though, so we’ve put together our pick of the best gifts for tech heads this Christmas.

As decorations start to go up around town and anticipation builds, the countdown to Christmas Day is officially on.And for those who want to start the festivities a little early this year, here are six of the finest luxury advent calendars for Christmas 2018.

Alternatively, if there's a budding designer you need to buy for, take a look at our round-up of the best creative christmas gifts for children (you might just find something in there for yourself too!Don't miss our list of the best pencils available to buy right now.

Here are some of the best Christmas markets in Europe for a holiday treat.Strasbourg: French classicThe largest and oldest in France, the Strasbourg Christmas Market dates back to the 16th century.

Graphic Design The ultimate Christmas gift guide for freelancers There's no denying it now, the holiday season is well and truly on its way.In this post, we've rounded up the best Christmas gift ideas for the freelancer in your life.

But here are four watches that should cover all possible eventualities.But rather than resting on its laurels, Rolex has, over the years, continued to innovate, renewing its watches both technically and stylistically.

(iStock)If you or someone you care about is planning on traveling at Christmas or New Year’s, it’s time to stop planning and start doing.Before you buy your tickets, though, check out these three tips — each is deceptively simple, but might save you big money.

Before you buy your tickets, though, check out these three tips — each is deceptively simple, but might save you big money.Shop nowTicket prices for Christmas/New Year’s travel are already on the rise, between $3 and $5 per day, every day.

Britons who dream of a white Christmas have been left sadly disappointed in recent years.The last time the UK celebrated in the snow was in 2010 and even then it didn’t extend to the south of England, which hasn't seen the white stuff on Christmas Day since 2004.

Good design can make or break a home – a well-placed lamp can complete a room or one mis-matching fork can ruin a kitchen.The sprawling, broken and discontinuous form creates a thoroughly modern timepiece that can be hung any way round.

It’s the Christmas gift that’s guaranteed to impress but the sheer array of styles and materials can be bewildering.A travel-ready take on the brand’s popular dive watch – perfect for the active person in your life.

comLondon Tea Club The London Tea Club researches and sources the finest teas from around the world, which it then brings straight to its members’ doorsteps in a fabulous subscription box.London Tea Club, $90 (£77) for a three- month membership, londonteaclub.

Just about every survey of travelers finds that the most stressful part of any travel, holiday or otherwise, is the travel itself.With that in mind, here are some tips that should make your holiday travel, if not easier, at least more pleasant.

Although that may not always be ideal, Thanksgiving and Christmas travel can save you a lot of extra cash.According to online travel agency Kayak, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day are two of the most economical times to fly — even if you book flights at the last minute.

North Pole's 'Christmas in Ice' festival features ice carvings, ice slides, and an ice maze.Honolulu, Hawaii Say 'Mele Kalikimaka' ('Merry Christmas' in Hawaiian) to Santa when he arrives by outrigger canoe on Waikiki beach.

Branding Aldi trolls Coca-Cola with copycat Christmas van Every year, Coca-Cola releases a Holidays Are Coming advert.Every year, it features a big red Coke truck strewn with twinkle lights, which is now synonymous with Christmas in many parts of the world.

The travel experts over at Kayak compiled data from last year's Christmas flights to help identify what days are the best and worst for travelling this year.© Sorbis/ShutterstockYou can save the most money if you're willing to travel on Christmas eve and Christmas day.

© Natacha Pisarenko/APTravel search engine Kayak looked at flight data from last year to predict the best times to travel around Christmas this year.According to Kayak's data, you'll get the cheapest flights - both domestic and international - if you're willing to fly on Christmas eve or Christmas day.

7, when Santa lights a giant Christmas tree and downtown merrymakers are treated to free hot chocolate and s’mores.When the procession reaches downtown, the Yule log is set ablaze, beginning the annual Christmas Town Festival.