Traditions Around the World
the origins of the holiday with some of the best illustrated
histories online - from the history of the Christmas tree
and the origins of Santa Claus - to centuries-old festive
winter traditions still observed in countries around the world
to Germany during November and December means that you can
enjoy the festive Christmas markets that are a feature of
the holidays throughout the land. The markets are great for
gift shopping and for experiencing regional mulled wines and
other food specialties ...
in the wonderful and sometimes ancient traditions of Christmas
in Ireland, where candles are placed in windows all around
the Erin Isle to help light your way to the holidays ....