Chile, Sep 18, 2000
On the 18th of September, Independance Day is celebrated, as the
day Chile achieved independence. The occasion is marked each year
by a gala parade which includes, marching bands and other spectacles
highlighting the nation's achievements.
Chile, 25th Dec 2000
Christmas is celebrated as a joyous event, similar to any other
part of the world. Midnight services are held at churches on Christmas
Eve, to celebrate the event. On the next day Catholics all over
visits friends and families, exchanging foods and gifts. Shopping
centers, hotels, and public areas, echo's with beautiful carols.
Christmas, is enjoyed by Christians and non-Christians alike.