Christmas

5 Surprising Czech Christmas Celebrations

by Culinary Spelunker / Dec 25, 2018 /
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Cookies. Carp. More cookies. A side of potato salad.

While many Christmas festivities in Czechia are similar to those in other parts of Europe, this nation of just under 11 million has some unusual – and noteworthy – holiday traditions all their own.

A little Czech history

Admittedly, Czechia, a country circled by Germany, Poland, Slovakia and Austria, is known more for its culture and history, than cuisine.

Celebrating Christmas at Disney: What to Expect

by Kathryn Blanco / Dec 12, 2017 /

For me, Christmas has always meant gray skies and cold air, wood smoke and pine trees, home-cooked meals with hot chocolate, and, with a bit of good luck (or bad luck, if you’re the one doing the shoveling), a bit of snow. But how does Christmas in Disney compare? In some ways, the two are not that different.

An Insider’s Guide to Bermuda: The Sights, Sounds, and Smells of a Bermudian Christmas

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An Insider’s Guide to Bermuda: The Sights, Sounds, and Smells of a Bermudian Christmas

 

Bermuda Christmas lights

An Insider’s Guide to Bermuda: St. George’s Christmas Walkabout

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The charming, historical town of St. George’s plays host to one of the best ways to embrace the island’s Christmas spirit. Beloved by both locals and tourists alike, St. George’s Christmas Walkabout, an annual event, draws more than half of the island’s population to the east end.

Christmas at the Disney Parks

by Kathryn Blanco / Dec 24, 2012 /

During the winter season, holiday spirit can be found everywhere in Disney World. Each place celebrates in its own unique way.