7 New Year’s Traditions In Italy

Tourists can see local folk groups performing on the island of Capri on the first day of the new year. Some of them go to organized outdoor concerts or special indoor performances, while others simply go to the main squares. As mentioned, Italians love fireworks and New Year’s Eve is one of the biggest fireworks nights of the year, making […]

Christmas Traditions, Christmas Around The Globe, The Christmas Story, Christmas Fun!

In japanese Europe additionally, old pagan traditions were included into Christmas celebrations, an example being the Koleda, which was incorporated into the Christmas carol. The pre-Christian Germanic peoples—together with the Anglo-Saxons and the Norse—celebrated a winter pageant known as Yule, held in the late December to early January interval, yielding modern English xmas, today used as a synonym for Christmas. […]