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Monday, December 21, 2015

Christmas Lights Around the World

It is incredibly interesting and absolutely amazing what different, unique Christmas decorations appear all around the world. What about the number of lights? Astronomical!


The Christmas tree lighting ceremony in the West Bank town of Bethlehem 
December 6, 2015
Christmas is very important in the Palestinian territory of the West Bank as it contains Bethlehem, the town in which Jesus was born. Bethlehem is about six miles (10 kilometres) south of Jerusalem (which is in Israel). Bethlehem means 'house of bread' and back in history was famous for growing wheat for making into bread. Read MORE...

Christmas decorations in front of the Monte-Carlo Casino on December 9, 2015 in Monaco.
 Grinchmas 2015 at Universal Studios Hollywood
 Largest display of Christmas lights on an artificial tree - Guinness World Records   

Christmas Lights Around the World

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