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Europe’s 4 Strangest Christmas Gift Givers
Sure, you’ve heard of Santa Claus, but have you heard of these other Christmas gift givers?
The Other Side Of Christmas: Pagan Winter Solstice Festivals
December 25th might signify the birth of Jesus for Christians, but the Winter Solstice is also central to other traditions.
How To Wish People ‘Happy Holidays’ Around The World
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Celebrate The Season Globally With Babbel’s Multilingual Holiday Playlist
From religious classics to non-denominational modern hits, our multilingual holiday music playlist has it all.
What Is Black Friday, And Where Is It Celebrated?
The story behind the crowds: your guide to the history of Black Friday and who takes part in it around the world.
Babbel’s 2020 Language Learner Gift Guide
Almost everything feels different this year, but gifts will always be a great way to show someone you care.
How Do Other Countries Celebrate Thanksgiving?
Believe it or not, a holiday for showing gratitude is not uniquely American.
5 Iconic British Christmas Traditions To Look Forward To
Every country has strange customs — the UK just happens to pack most of them in around Christmas time. Here are the strangest traditions of the lot.