Dresden Christmas market checked off my Germany wish list

Santa Clause statue in Christmas market in Dresden, GermanyThere was something for everyone at the massive Christmas market in Dresden, Germany.

  • Hungry? Dine on a variety of meats, potato-based dishes and baked goods.
  • Sober? Drink some hot wine or cold/hot beer.
  • Cold? Adorn yourself with knit hats and fleece booties.
  • Messy? Buy a handmade broom.
  • Bored? Ride the ferris wheel.
  • Festive? Decorate your halls with sausage and blown glass ornaments.
  • Religious? Check out the nativity scene with a live sheep.
  • Playful? Create a Santa Claus with Legos.
  • Tired? Take a horse-drawn carriage around town.

About Kristine K. Stevens

Book Cover200Kristine is the author of "If Your Dream Doesn't Scare You, It Isn't Big Enough: A Solo Journey Around the World." This nonfiction book tells the story of how she sold her house, quit her job and traveled around the world.

Kirkus Book Review: "... Stevens makes a friendly, relatable narrator ... plenty of colorful stories to make this an enjoyable, inspiring read... An often sweet memoir about finding oneself in many different places."

Next travel book to spotlight Iceland

25817249396_f6c787ef9f_z Kristine broke free from a desk job once again, and this time ended up volunteering in the far corners of Iceland!

Details about the release of this book will be posted on Facebook.