Christmas Travel with Angels on Earth

Join us as we explore the role angels play in Christmas celebrations around the world.

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Across the globe, people celebrate Christmas with their own cultural traditions. But one thing remains consistent—honoring the birth of Jesus Christ. Of course angels played a starring role in the Nativity, and their presence every Christmas season since brings joy to the whole world.

Christian Quarter, Old City, Jerusalem

Christian Quarter, Old City, Jerusalem
Christmas in Jerusalem is truly unique, with holiday decorations representing monotheistic religions of the region. The Christian Quarter outdoes itself every year with a display of angelic lights strung across every home and shop, and garlands woven from Arizona cypress trees.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Europa-Park, Rust, Germany

Europa-Park, Rust, Germany
With millions of visitors every year, Europa-Park is the largest theme park in Germany. Many German resorts close during the winter, but Europa-Park dazzles its guests by turning into a winter wonderland. Along with extravagant holiday shows, the park decks its halls with colored lights, Christmas trees and magnificent angels, like this one.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Notre-Dame Basilica, Montreal, Canada

Notre-Dame Basilica, Montreal, Canada
The Notre-Dame Basilica is known for being extravagant. Its azure ceilings are crossed with glittering golden supports, and stained glass alights every corner with rainbows. At Christmastime, white angels made of hundreds of tiny lights glow in each pointed arch of the basilica’s entrance.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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