Christmas - bright holiday that magica fairy tale come true, but with people the most incredible miracles happen. The magic of these winter days feel even those who are completely indifferent to Christianity.
European and American capital are transformed, the inhabitants of the Old and New Worlds spend the lion's share of your savings on gifts, seeking to please their loved ones.
Nothing prevents you to have fun and celebrate this holiday.
You will need
- - Repertory theaters and concert zalov-
- - phonebook-
- - A computer with access to the Internet
- - international passport-
- - Schengen viza-
- - Money for a ticket and souvenirs.
Remember that the Christian world celebratesTwo Christmas. In Russia this January 6-7, in Catholic, Protestant countries - 24-25 December. On the same day in December celebrate Christmas and some Orthodox denominations. So before you choose a route, check on what calendar celebrate Christmas in the country where you want to go.
If you want to start the winter holidaydecade with the Catholic Christmas, look at the European countries bordering Russia. St. Petersburg residents these days are happy to go to Finland or Estonia, the benefit to get there can be a few hours. Tallinn and Helsinki look great. But it should be kept in stock for several hours to cross the border, because it is in the pre-holiday Torfyanovka, Lingonberry, Svetogorsk and Ivangorod cope with the flow of tourists with some difficulty.
Very beautiful celebrate Christmas in Riga. Festival "Path of Christmas trees" where each year passes. And in Vilnius Christmas holidays begin in early December and the end of the Three Kings Day, which coincides with the Orthodox Christmas time.
Among Russian tourists very popularenjoy Christmas tours to Prague. Many travel agencies offer their clients to travel to the Czech capital with children. celebration program includes not only the usual European street events, but also concerts and performances in almost all of Prague's theaters and concert halls. Generally at Christmas is good every European capital, and everywhere you will find a lot of interesting things.
However, Christmas is not only transformedcapital Cities. Any European city offers its residents and visitors of theater performances, concerts, festivals. Unforgettable impression leaves a Christmas holiday in Salzburg. Mozart pleases travelers concerts of classical music, and in the local market to buy wonderful handmade gifts.
Orthodox Christmas you can celebrate inRussia. In our country this holiday is primarily a church, but in recent years it has become fashionable to arrange in Christmas days and social events. Look repertoire of theaters and concert halls of your regional or regional center. Christmas festivals are held in many regions of Russia, so you will surely find something interesting for themselves.