Christmas or Christmas Day (Old English: Crīstesmæsse, meaning "Christ's Mass") is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ, observed most commonly on December 25 as a religious and cultural celebration among billions of people around the world. read more at WikiPedia

  • I would like to wish all our readers Happy Holidays, Season's Greetings, Merry Christmas or whatever you say in your part of the world. It's been a productive - and at times challenging - year here, and we're really excited about our plans for 2015. Wherever you are, and whatever you're doing today, enjoy yourselves and thank you for being a part of!

  • I would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas / Joyeux Noel / Frohliche Weihnachten!

  • The new 2005 Christmas lights, called "The World's Largest Timepiece". Designed by Fabio Gramazio and Matthias Kohler, the decorations replace the previous illuminations that have lit up Zürich Bahnhofstrasse since 1971.

    Second year, and I am still finding lightning cold and ridicoulous.

    It is made of  275 seven-metre-long tubular bulbs stretches 1.1 kilometres down the middle of the street. Each tube has 32 light points, which turn on and off. While this has been clearly  made by a group of designer, they have less if nothng to do with the spirit of Christmas. By luck, some perpendicular street (Rennweg and others) are way more traditionnal. The only question that remains is how many years, will the city keep them...I hope not 25 years...

    What do You prefer?click read more to see both in action
    Old from 1971 to 2004New from 2005 to 2xxx??