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Christmas in Italy - Italian Christmas Celebrations

Here you'll find information about how Italians celebrate Christmas, special Christmas events, Italian Christmas traditions, and Christmas creches in Italy.

Christmas in Italy - Italian Christmas Celebrations and Traditions
Christmas season in Italy is usually Christmas Eve through Epiphany on January 6. Here are some Italian Christmas traditions and places to go for Christmas decorations in Italy.

Christmas Traditions in Rome, Italy
Rome is a top city in Italy to visit during the Christmas season. See Christmas traditions, markets, and displays in Rome, Italy. What to see and do in Rome, Italy at Christmas.

Italian Christmas Creches - Nativity Scenes and Presepe in Italy
Nativity scenes or creches are very popular in Italy at Christmas. Elaborate nativity scenes are set up and living nativity scenes are popular, too. Here are some good places to find creches or nativity scenes in Italy.

Italian Christmas Markets
Although Christmas Markets in Italy are not as big as in Germany, you'll find some good Christmas Markets in big cities and many markets in villages throughout Italy. Read about Italy's top Christmas markets.

Naples Nativity or Presepi Pictures
Pictures of Christmas cribs or presepi, nativity figurines, and artisan workshops in Naples, Italy.

Christmas in Northern Tuscany
Christmas markets and events in Lucca, Garfagnana, Cinque Terre, and the Versilia Coast of northern Tuscany.

Christmas in Umbria
Here are things to do and see in Umbria during the Christmas season. Find out about Christmas traditions, Christmas markets, artisan Christmas shopping, and cultural events in central Italy's Umbria region.

Buon Natale - Christmas in Italy
Lots of information about Christmas celebrations, traditions, vocabulary, and children's activities from about's Italian Language guide.

Top Italian Christmas Cakes, Cookies, and Treats
The top 10 Italian Christmas Cakes, Cookies, and Treats with recipes from about's guide to Italian Cuisine.

Italy Gifts Guide
Use our Italy gifts guide to find Italian-themed Christmas gifts for the Italophile on your gift list. Our selection includes books, music, movies, and Italian gifts to buy for anyone who loves Italy or is planning a trip.

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