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Vrolijk kerstfeest. CHRISTMAS IN HOLLAND BY:JONAH AND THOMAS. GENERAL INFORMATION *In Holland they speak D utch. *16,809,700 people live in Holland. *Around Christmas time it is cold and snowy. Celebrations & Traditions *The Sinterklaas parade. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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CHRISTMASIN HOLLANDBY:JONAH AND THOMASVrolijk kerstfeest

GENERAL INFORMATION*In Holland they speak Dutch.*16,809,700 people live in Holland.*Around Christmas time it is cold and snowy.

Celebrations & Traditions*The Sinterklaas parade.*The Sinterklaas parade takes place on Dec. 6th.*Sinterklaas and Pete pass out treats to all the kids.

Important Characters*In Holland Santa Clause is Sinterklaas & Pete is an elf.*They pass out treats to children.

Gifts*The children trade in vegetables to St. Nick to get candy.*Mainly children under the age of 18 receive gifts.

Decorations*They mainly display tasty food in their windows.

Extra info*In a modern day tradition some brave and hearty souls plunge into the north sea on New Years day.Food*They make a delightful sweet called oliebollen which is an apple raisin doughnut.

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