READ ABOUT CHRISTMAS SITES
- AND HOW GOOD THEY ARE:
- Excellent page with exactly what we need:
e-mailing children from around the world about Christmas in their respective
Also link to a page with Australian Christmas Songs.
- One short description of Christmas in Australia. No images. Similar
to the e-mails we received.
- Very nice xmas page with no specific info but cute little animations
and many good links.
This is part of a personal home page as I understand.
Traditions in the UK
- Very good and practical description of what xmas is like in the UK.
More textual than visual info, but nice little pictures scattered through
the text. This is the official page of a primary school in England.
- This is an official page on Quebec and France.
Nicely done, but difficult to access and totally irrelevant to us.
- EVERYTHING you want to know on Christmas in Australia. Stories and
pictures from students. Downloadable songs. Detailed description of Xmas
A must !
Customs - From Yearling
- Very professional home page with highly scientific historical and regional
data about Xmas in Britain. Links to sub-topics like Xmas food, greenery
etc. Maintained by a UK-based TV information and listing company, Yearling.
Hill - Christmas Stories
- A personal home page with a fairly good collection of Xmas-related
links. No other info here.
World : CHRISTMAS
- Another link collection on Xmas, but this time really-really exhaustive.
The number of links is uncountable and I have not checked most of them.
Maintained by professional company. This shows just how good they are.
- Manual for a school exercise for children learning Canadian geography.
I don't think we can use this but it is interesting to see and nicely decorated.
- Pure text file containtaing an extract or short story by Marguerite
de Angeli depicting Xmas in Canada (perhaps Quebec). For literature oriented
classes. Part of the Christmas Around the World server
in the British Isles!
- Pure text file describing well Xmas specifically in England, Scotland,
Wales and Ireland, with some historical background.
Part of the Christmas Around the World server
Around the World
- Information server on Xmas. Provides info on customs in very different
countries. Links to shopping, songs, happenings etc. Nicely decorated.
TO SANTA'S VILLAGE
- The Xmas page for children!
Purely grpahical presentation, has useful info on traditional objects,
interactive games, e-mailing possibilities and a lot more... Must be slow
to download in some places, but it worked all right on my machine. Note
that this is not specific info on any country but a real pleasure to visit.