Tag Archives: Happy Holidays

Christmas Carols in Foreign Languages


In the bleak midwinter… What’s bleak about the middle of winter when you have a carol in your heart and a mulled wine in your hand?! Come, all ye faithful, let’s take a look at some Christmas carols from around the world! Silent night ‘Stille Nacht, Heilige Nacht’, Vienna Boys Choir/Die Wiener Sängerknaben 1967/Youtube Silent(…)

Christmas Trees and Other Decorations From Around the World


Oh, Christmas tree, oh, Christmas tree, how lovely are your branches… And of course. The traditional Christmas tree and decorations of one country are not necessarily recognisable in another. So perhaps it would be interesting to learn a little about the humble Christmas tree itself, and some of its adornments from around the world –(…)