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Faça clique para editar o estilo Traditions and Customs Specific to Winter Holidays Escola Basica de Alvor ( EB 1 de Alvor ) Alvor, Portugal Comenius Multilateral.

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1 Faça clique para editar o estilo Traditions and Customs Specific to Winter Holidays Escola Basica de Alvor ( EB 1 de Alvor ) Alvor, Portugal Comenius Multilateral School Partnership European Multiguide

2 Faça clique para editar o estilo ALGARVE

3 Lots of sun and long beaches

4 Short winters

5 Tradition Chimnies from the Algarve

6 Winter Tradition Singing the janeiras (traditional songs)

7 The Janeiras They are an old way of celebrating the New Year and epiphany, so, the populations get organized in groups that may have dozens of elements; they sing and cheer up their communities going from house to house (or placing themselves at a central spot). They are very often invited to go in the houses, where they are offered snacks, such as traditional cakes, grilled smoked sausages, red wine, and so on…

8 Winter Tradition Crib from the Algarve

9 Christmas festivals begin on the eighth of December, Virgin Marys day. Wheaten seeds, among others, are set in small earthen dishes to raise the little corn fields that will decorate the crib steps, together with oranges, dry fruits, flowers and small plants. Infant Jesus stays on top to bless them. Crib from the Algarve


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