Christmas in Italy: Traditions, Food, and Destinations


Christmas in Italy

Adriano Castelli / Shutterstock.com 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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