Little markets, lights and typical recipes: Christmas 2014 on Elba Island

  • Published: 9-12-2014
  • Category: Events

Christmas 2014 on Elba IslandThe reasons to spend the Christmas holidays 2014 on Elba Island are really several. This a place to visit during the whole year. In particular, during winter Elba Island gets and enchanting and charming atmosphere. And the best moment is certainly Christmas.

Sant’Ilario Christmas market – From December 8th, this Christmas market takes place in an exceptional location: a little town on the top of a hill, the golfo di Campo in front, the monte Perone back. On the stands of this Christmas market it’s possible to find sweets, delicacies, and handcrafted products.

Portoferraio – This is the main town of Elba Island. On the occasion of Christmas, Portoferraio lets its light shine. In particular, its old town centre is adorned with illuminations, and there are several pubs, restaurants, wine bars. And in Portoferraio there is much more to see, such as Fortezze Medicee and Napoleon’s home.

Christmas dishes – Elba Island has an ancient and tasty culinary tradition. And Christmas is a good period to taste Elba’s local dishes.

Events – On the occasion of Christmas 2014, a lot of events take place on Elba Island. The most Elba Island lively town is Portoferraio, and for more information you can visit the website Comune.portoferraio.li.it.

 

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