The following article appears on Walks of Italy.
THE BEST CHRISTMAS TRADITIONS IN ITALY
Christmas is a major holiday in Italy, which means Italians celebrate several unique traditions! Across Italy, Natale tends to be a family-centric holiday, a time to stay at home (and eat!) with loved ones.
But customs also vary from city to city, from exactly which dishes are served, to when to open presents, making every region an intriguing place to enjoy the holidays.
Want to know how to experience Christmas like an Italian? Here are some of the most popular Christmas traditions in Italy, and how to celebrate them! Continue reading at Walks of Italy.
Editor’s note: ISDA’s “12 Days” run from Dec. 14-Dec. 25 to promote Italian and Italian-American traditions, art, literature, stories and more. Per the Christian calendar, the actual 12 Days of Christmas are celebrated from Dec. 25 to Jan. 5.