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Christmas Celebrations Around the World

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ShareIn line with our tradition of writing Christmas blogs, in 2011 we focused on Australia, Japan, Mexico, Spain and Sweden whilst in 2012 we looked at how Christmas is celebrated in Moldova,  Finland,  Poland and France. This year, our countries of … Continue reading

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St. Valentine’s Day Traditions around the World

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ShareWales According to old Welsh folklore, instead of what is known as St. Valentine, St. Dwynwen is instead celebrated. St Dwynwen is believed to have been a woman who, for reasons which vary through story to story, was not allowed … Continue reading

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New Year Traditions all over the world

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ShareNew Year is a time for resolutions and celebrations all over the world. In ancient times, noise making and fireworks was meant to ward off evil spirits and bring good luck, the perfect start to a New Year. It is believed that … Continue reading

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