A Month of Christmas: Santa’s Around-the-World Journey by Sleigh on Christmas Eve

As I write this, it’s almost 8:00 p.m. Christmas Eve here in Thailand and Santa Claus has already begun his long series of flights delivering gifts to all of the good boys and girls in every corner of the world. This journey, via his technologically-advanced sleigh pulled by a total of nine reindeer (including the famous guide, Rudolph) will cover an estimated  316,899,308 miles (510,000,000 … Continue reading A Month of Christmas: Santa’s Around-the-World Journey by Sleigh on Christmas Eve

A Month of Christmas: Horse-Drawn Sleigh

Growing up, Christmas was definitely my favorite holiday but it was surpassed by American Thanksgiving once I moved away from home and family seemed to mean so much more. In Thailand, it can be very difficult to get into the holiday spirit due to the heat and the fact that Thais are only familiar with the secular aspects of the season. In my mind, Christmas … Continue reading A Month of Christmas: Horse-Drawn Sleigh