Advent

Hamburg's Christmas Markets: Advent Tradition in Germany

Stuart Forster | Posted 01.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Stuart Forster

As we enter the Advent period, Christmas markets are opening across Germany. A trip to Hamburg, in the north of the country, gave me a chance to learn that most of the city's 13 markets have a traditional feel but there's one in particular with a cheeky twist.

Twitter Jokes Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK Comedy

James Arthur won The X Factor, Paul McCartney fronted Nirvana, the Pope tweeted and a monkey in a coat was found in IKEA. Yes, folks, the Mayans we...

Twitter Jokes Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK Comedy

WHAT. A. WEEK. The Pope joined Twitter, a royal foetus joined the world, Starbucks joined the rest of us who pay taxes, and Max Clifford joined the...

Tree Bien! Fashion Designers Square Up For The Most Stylish Christmas Tree

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 06.12.2011 | UK

Decorating the tree can bring out a highly competitive Christmas spirit. Colour coordinating baubles that were sometime 'du jour' are considered a fes...

Buy When You Can: a Cautionary Tale

Sam Sheppard | Posted 30.01.2012 | UK Style
Sam Sheppard

If there is something that you know you need to buy for Christmas, no matter how certain you are that stocks will last, I urge you to strongly consider grabbing it while you can. You have been warned.

15 Of the Best Advent Calendars (Because You're Never Too Old)

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 14.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Forgotten to buy your advent calendar? It's not too late. From traditional gingerbread treats to stylish garlands and the ultimate indulgence for ...