Countries that celebrate Christmas in January
The seventh of January might not seem like a date that brings joy, but for Orthodox Christians, this is the peak of festivities as they follow the Julian calendar and celebrate Christmas on January 7th. Experience double the fun by visiting one of these destinations with our trusted local experts.
Unique New Year traditions around the world
Here’s a quick look at some of the quirkiest and most unusual New Year's eve rituals out there, from wearing colourful undies to taking your suitcase for a walk around the block at midnight. The TravelLocal team wishes you all a happy New Year wherever you celebrate!
Great holiday, well organised itinerary
"Travel Local put us in touch with their local partner in Sri Lanka, Shernela, organized our 12 day trip and was happy to make numerous amendments to our itinerary even when we were in Sri Lanka and we decided to go to our next destination a day earlier than planned, we spoke to Shernela on the phone and she organized everything last minute"