By Cristina Arreola | 12/23/2013 - 13:36
Here in the United States, we have our own set of Christmas traditions: Santa Claus comes down the chimney, eats a cookie left out for him by eager children, and drops off loads of presents for the kids who have been nice that year. And, of course, everyone has their own unique cultural background which contributes to their festive holiday celebrations.
Around the world, familias celebrate the holidays a little bit differently. Here are 12 fun facts about Latin America and Christmas: