CHRISTMAS TALES - PLACES

CHRISTMAS PLACES

A GAME OF GANNA

Ganna is the name for an Ethiopian Christmas

CANDY CANE LANE

In one of the wealthier districts of Edmonton

CHRISTMAS COMMON VILLAGE

Christmas Common is a village situated near Watlington in Oxfordshire.

CHRISTMAS HILL

Christmas Hill is situated in the Silverton Hills of Oregon where you will find the Christmas Hill

CHRISTMAS IN ETHIOPIA

GANNA Christmas in Ethiopia is known as Ganna and as the orthodox Ethiopian church uses the old Julian

CHRISTMAS IN LALIBELA

On Christmas Eve, the city of Lalibela

CHRISTMAS IN RUSSIA

During the days of the Soviet Union, the people were not free to practice their religion or to

CHRISTMAS ISLAND

Located some 2600km north-west of Perth, Western Australia Christmas Island is a mere dot in the Indian Ocean.

GANNA

Christmas in Ethiopia is known as Ganna and as the orthodox Ethiopian church uses the old Julian

ISLAND OF ST THOMAS

St. Thomas Island is part of the group that makes up the Virgin Islands.

ST NICHOLAS ISLAND DEVON

ST NICHOLAS ISLAND DEVON Drake's Island lies in Plymouth Sound, just south of Millbay Docks.

THE GIFT OF CHRISTMAS

In an Ethiopian Christmas, gift giving plays a very small part in the festivities.

THE HAMLET OF CHRISTMAS PIE

Christmas Pie is a small hamlet between the villages of Normandy and Wanborough in Surrey.

THE ISLAND OF ST LUCIA

St Lucia was first settled by Arawak Indians around 200 A.D but six hundred years later the Arawak culture had been replaced by the Caribs.

THE SWAN LAKE CHRISTMAS HILL NATURE SANCTUARY

The Swan Lake Christmas Hill Nature Sanctuary is located in the District of Saanich, near the city of Victoria, Canada.

THREE SAINTS FOR THE PRICE OF ONE - SWITZERLAND

Switzerland is another country with several traditions and languages. So it is not surprising there are several

KRSNA SLAVA

The Orthodox Christian families in Serbia and Montenegro all have there own patron saint.

MOLFETTA

On St. Nicholas Eve, The children in the Italian city of Molfetta,

SCANDINAVIAN YULETIDE

The Scandinavian's are among many who claim to the Yule log tradition as their own.

IN AUCKLAND NEW ZEALAND

In Auckland New Zealand