Craiova/Romania, November 21, 2023 – # rbj (Source: Agerpres) – The municipality of Craiova was designated, this year, by a tourism promotion platform, as the host of the most beautiful Christmas tree in Europe.
According to Craiova City Hall, the nomination was made among 25 Christmas trees from famous European markets such as London, Vienna, Warsaw, Budapest, Prague, Innsbruck or Tallinn.
“More than 800,000 travelers from all over the world learned about the over 20-meter-high tree, but also about the Craiova Christmas Fair, as a result of the promotion made by European Best Destinations directly to its subscribers. Christmas trees are among the most elements expected by both children and parents and grandparents, in all major European cities. They symbolize the Christmas holidays with their cottages, mulled wine, pastries, and the Craiova Christmas tree is part of the magic of Andersen’s story, where Craiasa Snow is the main character”, say the representatives of Craiova City Hall.
The representatives of the European Best Destinations platform, one of the most important tourism promotion platforms in Europe and an official partner of the European Commission, claim that the Craiova Christmas Fair has become, in recent years, one of the favorite Christmas destinations for travelers and hosts , this year, the most beautiful Christmas tree in Europe.
“Few cities in Europe have worked as hard as Craiova to make their Christmas event a moment of pure magic for young and old. This translates into a greater attractiveness of Craiova, which becomes the Christmas capital of Romania and one of the best Christmas destinations in Europe. With several authentic Christmas areas, creative workshops for children, rides, concerts and hundreds of thousands of holiday lights, Craiova is one of the trendiest Christmas destinations this winter” , it is mentioned in the description made by European Best Destinations.
The mayor of Craiova, Lia Olguţa Vasilescu, hopes that the images transmitted through this platform will attract as many tourists as possible.
“We are honored by the nomination of our Christmas tree as the most beautiful in Europe, in the situation where we are ahead of large European cities, with a long and recognized tradition of organizing the Winter Fair. We hope that the images transmitted to the whole world will attract as many tourists as possible to Craiova, because this year we have prepared the most beautiful Christmas story, with many magical elements and surprises for all ages,” said Lia Olguţa Vasilescu.