Countries and their Christmas Traditions

Challenge #61 in the Just Because series. Hosted by AussieJo.
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Show me how Christmas is celebrated around the world. Please state the name of the country the photo is from (mandatory), and if you want to put more details in the description to explain more of the traditions it would be a great learning experience for us all (optional).
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Country: Romania Gypsies dancing and singing traditional christmas songs in the Union Square, Iasi Romania.
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Submitted: Tuesday, 3rd January, 2012 08:45 (GMT)
Taken: Thursday, 29th December, 2011
Focal length: 50 mm
Shutter speed: 1/8000 sec
Aperture: F1.8
ISO: 200
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