Unusual Christmas characters and creatures

Father Christmas, his elves and Rudolph the reindeer are recognised around the world. But did you know that many countries have other Christmas characters, both...

Los Reyes Magos: the festive season isn’t over yet in Spain!

For most, New Year’s Day is probably when your fun and festivities come to a sad end and it’s back to work... But not...

Get ready for Halloween 2012!

While Halloween, or All Saint’s Eve, is most popular in America, countries around the world are now beginning to adopt this holiday too. If you...