Portugal Christmas – How the Holidays are Celebrated in Portugal
December 22, 2015
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“The holidays are very important to the Portuguese. They are a time of family, of light. Of giving and of song. Scenes of the Nativity, or the Crèche, are seen in every small town and house. Some towns mount a living Nativity Scene, with locals in all the key parts, and animals all set around the birth of Christ.
On Christmas Eve, a family dinner or ‘Consoada’ is celebrated with boiled codfish and potatoes with cabbage and other vegetables.”
Read more @ http://goeurope.about.com/od/portugal/a/portugal-christmas.htm
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