Merry Christmas Everyone! On this day, every Christian around the world celebrates this highly anticipated event with festivity, love and lights. It is the day when they celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. Faces are aglow and hearts are warmed with an exchange of gifts and warm wishes. As we have shopping fans and blog readers all around the world, we’d like to take a peek at how they hold this winter holiday season and what makes each culture’s Christmas so special Christmas is a national holiday in most places; it’s the perfect time to get a relaxing day off and spend some time with the family. In South America and Latin countries, they celebrate it with El Niño Jesus, the Baby Jesus, and Papa Noel, which is Father Christmas—another term for Santa Claus. Families gather together to pray novenas..