The Epiphany Feast in Italy

Having been unable to write for both Christmas and new year (Happy New Year guys!), I think I would like to write about the feast on this Friday. This feast, or which is also called the Befana Day, comes on the 6th day of January. It’s a national holiday in Italy when offices are closed andContinue reading “The Epiphany Feast in Italy”

My December 25, 2015 – Another Christmas and Celebration That Went Well

Two days have passed since Christmas 2015. Another year has almost finished and another age was added to my life. During Christmas in the last five years, I have spent four Christmases in Italy, with exception of 2012, when I was visiting my family in Singapore. As I wrote earlier, Christmas in Italy is veryContinue reading “My December 25, 2015 – Another Christmas and Celebration That Went Well”

Panettone with Zuppa Inglese Flavor

Since Christmas is coming, all supermarkets and bakeries in Italy sell Italian Christmas cakes named panettone and pandoro. From the handmade one to the one made in factory with machine, these Christmas cakes are some of the things Italians search the most during Christmas.              Panettone itself has been a famous Christmas tradition not onlyContinue reading “Panettone with Zuppa Inglese Flavor”

Celebrating Christmas in Italy

Christmas will arrive in around ten days more or less. In Italy, Christmas is one of the most important holidays, though in my opinion it is the most important one. As a country with the majority of Christian Catholics, it sounds normal why Christmas is a very crucial, joyful and wonderful time for Italians. Here,Continue reading “Celebrating Christmas in Italy”

My Big Three O and Christmas 2014

Christmas is really one of the most magical moments around our loved ones like family, relatives and friends. For me Christmas is even more special as it happens that my Birthday is on this day. And in this 2014, I hit the button “Thirty”. For some, it means we’re starting to get older and older.Continue reading “My Big Three O and Christmas 2014”