Countries With the Best Christmas Traditions
I did some research to see christmas traditions in other countries, and these are some examples of what I think were the best.
The Top Ten
Poland, officially the Republic of Poland, is a country in Central Europe, bordered by Germany to the west; the Czech Republic and Slovakia to the south; Ukraine and Belarus to the east; and the Baltic Sea, Kaliningrad Oblast (a Russian exclave) and Lithuania to the north .
I'm polish and I don't get presents on new years day, but I still think it has the best Christmas
Well the only reason this is on top is because it is what is most familiar to me. I celebrate Christmas on January the seventh, and in most of Eastern Europe including my country we do not exchange gifts on Christmas, we vdo that on New Years Day. - Epekov
In Britain I read that Christmas is celebrated on the 25th of December. It is similar to all the Western countries in celebration. I figured most viewers of ths list would be from the westen world so please share your experiances. - Epekov
This one is kind of strange: people in Finland spend the whole day in a sauna then they put out the fire with the boiling water and tell fortunes for the new year. - Epekov
France, officially the French Republic, is a sovereign state comprising territory in western Europe and several overseas regions and territories. The European part of France, called metropolitan France, extends from the Mediterranean Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea, and from the Rhine to ...read more.
A gay (I mean French) Christmas is revolved around drinking. Nobody that I know would do that but many people I am sure would enjoy this. - Epekov
Australia, officially known as the Commonwealth of Australia, is a country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands . Australia has a very warm climate and is very dry .
Just because we don't have constant talk shows and "news" programs whining about a "War on Christmas".
Because Christmas is in the Summer in Australia, it is usually a common beach day. - Epekov
Italy, in italian Repubblica Italiana, is a unitary parliamentary republic in Europe. ...read more.
Italy has really interesting Christmas traditions. I would go there at Christmas if I could. Maybe Venice. - PositronWildhawk
Heart of the Roman Catholic Church!
7 United States
The United States of America, or the U.S.A. for short, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, 48 of them are contiguous states. There are two other states, Alaska and Hawaii, which are north and south of the contiguous states, respectively. The United States declared its independence from the ...read more.
Japan is an island country in East Asia in the Pacific Ocean. It lies off the eastern coast of the Asia Mainland (east of China, Korea, Russia) and stretching from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north to the East China Sea and near Taiwan in the southwest. ...read more.
Canada is a country in North America that is next to the United States, and it's the 2nd largest country in the world (size is 9.985 million km²). This country has 10 provinces, and 3 territories. Canada became a dominion on July 1, 1867. Its 10 provinces are: Ontario, British Columbia, Quebec, Alberta, ...read more.
In Ontario, there is always some, no matter how little, snow on the ground. Most people I know attend a church service and have a Turkey dinner on Christmas Eve. Gifts are usually opened on Christmas Day. - beatles
Germany was formally united in 1871 under the initiative of Bismarck with King Wilhelm of Prussia as emperor. The previous 'Holy Roman Empire', basically a continuation of the empire of Charlemagne/Karl der Grosse was dissolved in 1806. ...read more.
India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country (with over 1.2 billion people), and the most populous democracy in the world.
In India, people decorate banana trees for Christmas - TwilightKitsune
Argentina, officially the Argentine Republic, is a federal republic located in southeastern South America.
Formed in 1916 after the Easter uprising, Ireland is a small country with a population of roughly 5 million.
The Philippines was established in March 16, 1521 and named in honor of a Spanish King whose name is King Philip of Spain II. It is located at Asia, specifically at Southeast Asia. The capital is Manila. 89% of the people there currently are native, while 11% of people there are foreigners.
Brazil, officially the Federative Republic of Brazil, is the largest country in both South America and the Latin American region.
Russia, known as the "Russian Federation", was formed on Dec 25, 1991. It is located mainly in Asia, while a portion of it remains in Europe. The capital and largest city is Moscow, followed by Saint Petersburg in terms of population. The country primarily speaks Russian, a Slavic language. ...read more.
Georgia is a country in the Caucasus region. Located at the crossroads between Eastern Europe and Western Asia it is bounded to the west by the Black Sea, to the north by Russian Federation, to the south by Turkey and Armenia, and to the southeast by Azerbaijan. The country's capital and a largest city ...read more.
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