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What is the place where children sit and tell their wishes to Santa called?
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What is the difference between Santa Claus and the Lone Ranger?
The Lone Ranger and Santa Clause differ in one way. Santa Clause is a mythical character who goes from place to place to give out presents for the thousands of good for children. The Lone Ranger is a character who goes from place to place to protect and rescue the innocent or those unfairly treated. Thus, in psychological terms, Santa Claus is a "Giver-Hero" and The Lone Ranger is a "Protector-Rescuer-Hero".
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What is the difference between Ireland and US Christmas tree?
What special events took place at mission Santa Barbara?
Origin of the word Santa as in Santa Ana Santa cruz?
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Which country has children go from house to house and throw corn and greet them with wishes for a long life?
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Why was the location of Santa Cruz mission chosen?
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Children in Holland put out what on the 5th of December?
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The real Santa lived a long time ago in a place called?
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Which country does Santa Claus not fill the shores of children with toys and candy?
What is Santa Claus called in Holland?
Holland has a St. Nicolas, which is called 'Sinterklaas' and visits Holland from Spain every year on December 5th and brings gifts for children, but also a man who drops by at Christmas, named 'Kerstman' (Christmas man). Sinterklaas is a more popular tradition in Holland. And even in the olden days "Sinterklaas" was celebrated in England and other countries, later this changed into Santa Claus. Also, "Sinterklaas" has different sweets/candy and a huge parade every year. And instead of hanging a sock, Dutch people "zetten hun schoen" (place their shoes) He is also called Santa Claus.