Sweden:  The Yule Goat

It’s regarded as a benevolent spirit who protects everyone from the devil.

Japan: Kentucky Fried Chicken Dinner

Families and couples visit their local KFC outlet to celebrate.

Austria: The Night of Krampus

Young men all across Austria dress up as Krampus and scare children. 

 Philippines: The Giant Star Lantern

The lanterns or parols are created on bamboo frames.

Australia:  Surfing Santa

People often throng to the beach where they dress up as Santa Claus.

Finland : Sauna

Families warm up together in a sauna as it is considered as a sacred place.

Venezuela :  Roller skating

People celebrate Christmas by attending the morning mass on roller skates.