Christmas Traditions & Customs Around the World

Many of you reading this page know the Biblical story of Christmas. But do you have any idea about how some of the customs and traditions of Christmas came about? What do the Italian children do at this time of the year? What kinds of food is served in Spain for Christmas? During this festive season, I would like to share a bit of the history of some of these celebrations in various parts of the world.

I’ve also included some suggestions so you and your family can create your own Christmas traditions and customs.

I hope you enjoy our travel around the world at Christmas.