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A month before Christmas in Hungary

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A month before Christmas in Hungary jewelbp A month before Christmas shopkeepers decorate the front door of their shops. All in the bustling city try to embellish the streets. On the street corners, you can buy hot fried chestnuts and the shops are full of Christmas candies. We buy a lot of surprises, not just

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Addition to the previous stories

Christmas Around the World, Europe, Hungary

Addition to the previous stories andrea Fisrt of all I’d like to add something to the article ‘Christmas in Hungary.’ In Hungary the children believe Baby Jesus brings the Christmas tree and the presents. In my family, when we were younger, my Grandma used to take us to the movie on December 24th, early afternoon.

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Christmas in England

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Christmas in England Richard O’Callaghan For English children, Christmas begins in October when most English children write their Christmas Lists to Father Christmas. Shops begin selling Christmas items in November or even earlier! Children usually get chocolate Advent Calenders to open for the run-up to Christmas. English houses are decorated two weeks before Christmas day.

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An English Christmas

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An English Christmas MerryBerry I don’t start to feel as though its Christmas until after my Birthday (25th November) although there are Christmas things and presents in the Shops long before. After we finish School is when I usually realise how close we are to Christmas and that I need to buy some presents! I

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My Family Christmas in Northern Ireland

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My Family Christmas in Northern Ireland smokey The Christmas season starts at the end of October and all of the shops will have decorations up and are selling christmas cards and gifts. Me and my family start getting excited around the middle of November and we put our Christmas Tree up on the first Saturday

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My christmas away from home.

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My christmas away from home. smokey I really live in a city called Sumter in South Carolina in America . Moving to N.Ireland was very hard as I had to quit high school and be in a small tech.The country, though is awsome and this is my first and only christmas here as I’m jetting

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Christmas in Scotland

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Christmas in Scotland laudrup11 The television ads for christmas gifts usually begin about October, and shops usually begin having their decorations up about the beginning of November. Children have advent calendars from the 1st of December to count down the days until christmas. Traditionally, christmas decorations and trees are put up 12 days before christmas

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Christmas in England

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Christmas in England Felipe Almeida Christmas in England By Raphael Christmas in England is a time for everybody in your family or your friends to celebrate together. In the morning we sit in the living room and everybody has a time to say what they want. Before our celebration starts you light the fire so

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My Christmas In England

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My Christmas In England coco113 My Christmas in england was two years ago. It was much different than back in the U.S. Christmas there is about food, may I add cold food that doesn’t taste very good. I guess the reason why I didn’t enjoy my Cristmas there becasue I wasn’t at home and missed

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Christmas in Orkney

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Christmas in Orkney KCLS OK, so we have the usual: tree, stockings, turkey etc. But we also have the Ba’ Game. Christmas Day there are two games, held in Kirkwall, the main town in the Islands. One is for Boys, one for Men and each game has two sides, the Uppies and the Doonies. Uppies

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Christmas in London

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Christmas in London emma I thought you’d like to know what Christmas is like for me, a 32-year old woman living in London. I live with my boyfriend Alex (we’ve been together since we were 18), and we own a big apartment next to a park in London. We both work, we earn about 2/3

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Remembering an English Christmas

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Remembering an English Christmas misscroc1 I now live in the States, but this is how I remember an English Christmas: It would start with my mother making the Christmas cake, early November if I remember right. It had to sit a few weeks before we iced it. It would smell so good. Then it would

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Christmas in the North West

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Christmas in the North West craine1998 Our Christmas celebrations start on Christmas Eve with a Crib Service in our local church. Giant figures from the navity scene are carried into church and everyone sings traditional carols and listens to readings about the first Christmas. Our four children love to watch as the Baby Jesus is

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My Traditional Family Christmas.

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My Traditional Family Christmas. Jemma I usually start thinking about Christmas at late October time. All my family and friends think I’m strange because I think about it so early but say that they would be worried if I didn’t! My family puts up our tree in the middle of December, about a week after

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A rural English Christmas

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A rural English Christmas I grew up in a village in the East of England I grew up in a village in the East of England, in a family which was close knit and happy. Christmas was always a good time, but underlying the food, the fun and the presents there was always something more,

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