St. Lucia crafts (candle wreath crown for girls, star hat for boys) to celebrate the traditional Scandinavian holiday that focuses on bringing light into the darkness of winter, and also (in some Scandinavian countries) ushers in the Christmas season.
St. Lucia - In Sweden, Christmas begins with the annual Saint Lucia Day on December 13. Lucia herself was Christian and died for her faith. The December 13 holiday honors her. Usually, the eldest girl in the family portrays St Lucia, puts on a white robe in the morning and is allowed to wear a crown full of candles. She serves her parents Lucia buns and coffee or mulled wine.
Top 10 Things to do in St Lucia. With a fascinating colonial heritage as well as some awesome sure-fire ways to get your adrenaline pumping, St Lucia is one of the most active Caribbean islands in more ways than one and if you fancy finding out a few more reasons to treat yourself then check out the top 10 things to do in St Lucia