The Befana Tradition in Italy

The Befana Tradition in Italy

Do you know who the Befana is? During the night between the 5th and the 6th January, all the children in Italy wait for the Befana to arrive in the houses and leave presents, sweets or sweet coal. But who is the Befana and why she gives sweets in the night of Epiphany? This old woman riding a broom […]

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The Festival of the Three Magic Kings in Spain

Do you know who the Three Magic Kings are? Differently from other Christmas traditions, in Spain the most important festival for children is the Fiesta de Los tres Reyes Magos (Festival of the Three Magic Kings) on January 6, also known as Epiphany. Christmas Day is also celebrated as in the whole Christian world but […]