Each year the main train station in Zürich plays host to the Christmas market with an assortment of stalls purveying various knick-knacks.
The Christmas Tree (pictured above) is one of the most prominent features and, being sponsored by Swarovski, is adorned with an assortment of glittery, shiney glass ornaments.
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Zürich Hauptbahnhof, Zürich
Mark Sukhija is a travel and wine blogger, photographer, tourism researcher, hat-touting, white-shirt-wearing, New Zealand fantatic and eclipse chaser. Aside from at least annual visits to New Zealand, Mark has seen eclipses in South Australia (2002), Libya (2006), China (2009) and Queensland (2012). After twelve years in Switzerland, Mark moved back to London in 2012. You can follow Mark on Twitter or Facebook