Posts Tagged ‘Christmas Lights’

Christmas is nearly here, and I have to say that Cardiff makes a pretty good job of decorating its streets and buildings with lights. Here is the castle, which is right in the centre of the city.

Cardiff Castle

Cardiff Castle

In the Disunited Kingdom, there is a superstition to remove Christmas decorations by “Twelfth night”, which is January the 5th. In the USA, where I lived for 9 years, no such tradition seems to exist which means that people often leave their house decorations up until late January, which I liked as it helps brighten the dark days of December and January.

Here is a gallery of some of Cardiff’s decorations. Enjoy!

What is your favourite tradition at Christmas time?

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