Posts tagged "Christmas"
Feliz Navidad, una vez más

Feliz Navidad, una vez más

A year and a day ago, the Argentine family in whose posada we were staying invited us to join them for Christmas dinner. For us Englanders, there was a twist: the dinner was held not on Christmas Day, but – in traditional Argentine fashion – late on Christmas Eve. Midnight was greeted with cheers, present-opening...
Feliz Navidad

Feliz Navidad

In Argentina, they don’t hang about passively waiting for Christmas Day to arrive. The evening of Christmas Eve is when the main festivities take place; or, at least, that’s when the family that owns the posada where we’re staying choose to celebrate. On 24 December each year, they host a Christmas dinner for their family...