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St. Nicholas Tradition in Wil, Switzerland

How the Swiss St. Nicholas tradition works

While we have already covered one Swiss Samichlaus tradition, we would like to introduce you to a more historical way of celebrating Saint Nicholas...
How Swiss Samichlaus Santa Works

Samichlaus - My first hand encounter with Swiss Santa

My first Santa welcoming was last year, in the Städtli of Greifensee. It was a very cold night and Samichlaus was there with his...
How Swiss Samichlaus Santa Works

Learn How Swiss Santa Works

As we found out this weekend, Swiss Santa is not exactly a jolly good fellow like his American counterpart. He is not mean spirited either, but...