Holiday Traditions from Around the World – MyHeritage December 23, 2021

I saw this recently on MyHeritage – MyHeritage Surpasses 1 Million Annual Subscribers!: Longer article. I included the topics below.

By Talya December 23, 2021

There’s no time like the holidays to connect to your roots and celebrate traditions with your family. Many of the popular customs we practice today were inherited from our ancestors… sometimes even from other people’s ancestors! Immigrants carried their traditions with them to their new home countries, where these practices were assimilated into the local culture — often with a new local twist.


Wreaths and Christmas trees


Santa Claus and St. Nicholas




Holiday dishes


Boxing Day & St. Stephen’s Day


New Year’s Eve


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