Christmas in Italy: Traditions, Food, and Destinations

Christmas in Italy

Adriano Castelli / The cold and shorten days are getting closer, lights start to bright in the streets decorated with red and green details, and huge Christmas trees appear in the main squares. I have always loved the beginning of December when the holiday vibration is perceived: people hurry across the streets with a lot of...

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Move Over Santa…Here’s What You Need for a Real Italian Christmas!

Panettone is the traditional Italian Christmas cake. Stroll down a street in Italy during the month of December and you will see a few things that are familiar to American Christmas: select stores will be dotted with wreaths, strings of lights may be strung across strade, and the occasional Santa Claus peeks out of the window. For anyone used...

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