Lorraine Region: Christmas & Winter
Discover Christmas and winter in the region of Lorraine, in eastern France. Metz is the capital of the Lorraine region. Every year year in December, the city celebrates St. Nicholas in their cathedral and with an amazing parade through the beautiful city. Furthermore the city hosts a wonderful Christmas market, the second largest in France. The city of Nancy also organises a similar St Nicholas celebration in December. Or you can enjoy a snow paradise in the Vosges Mountains in winter. This part of the Lorraine region is very popular for skiing and many other winter activities. You can also visit the Petitcollin doll factory and museum in Etain.