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Seven things to do at the Frankfurt Christmas Market

Birmingham's Frankfurt Christmas Market Photo: ITV Central

The Frankfurt Christmas market arrives in Birmingham today - here's seven ways you can spend your time there.

  • Sample a German Bratwurst - a traditional German food, commonly served in a roll
  • Drink a hot mulled wine - otherwise known as Glühwein, made of white and red wine and a number of spices
  • Treat yourself with a chocolate Crêpe - traditionally a French dessert
  • Sing along with Chris the singing moose - 'Chris Moose' even has his own Twitter page
  • Shop for hand made Christmas decorations - a range of candles, jewellery, cards and clothing
  • Listen to Christmas carols - Carols in the City as well as daily bands
  • Have a go on the carousel