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What to Expect From Your Lapland Holiday

What to Expect From Your Lapland Holiday

So you’ve all ready to go on your dream holiday, there’s no doubt it will be anything but magical, surrounded by the most magnificent, breath taking scenery and home to the big man in red, Santa Claus, himself. Chances are it may be the ultimate once in a lifetime trip, so knowing how to make the best of it while you are there is essential. In this blog we will share with you advice on what to expect when you arrive in the beautiful winter wonderland.Is Lapland suitable for all the

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20 Fun Facts About Christmas That We Bet You Never Knew

20 Fun Facts About Christmas That We Bet You Never Knew

We love a good fun fact, so here are some Christmas based trivia we think you will love. Use them at your Christmas parties and impress your family and friends! Make sure to bookmark this post, as you'll need it on Christmas Day to impress your family. 1. The first ever Christmas tree wasn’t a tree at all, it was in fact made of dyed goose feathers and came from Germany2. The term ‘Xmas’ comes from Greece, X is the Greek symbol for Christ3. Riga in Latvia was the home to

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A Winter Holiday In Lapland The Real 'Winter Wonderland'

A Winter Holiday In Lapland The Real 'Winter Wonderland'

Trying to select your perfect winter holiday destination this year? Well look no further! Tucked into the North of Finland is the beautifully picturesque Lapland. Snow topped mountains, with forests and wilderness stretching as far as the eye can see, the home of Santa Claus himself, and cosy log cabins you thought you only saw in fairy tales, make up only a few of the reasons Lapland is the perfect destination this winter.Not only is Lapland the perfect holiday for families – guaranteed

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Christmas in Summer- Party Ideas

Christmas in Summer- Party Ideas

Christmas is one of the most loved holidays of the year and is so much fun, with endless ways to get all of the family involved in the festivities. Why not throw a Christmas party during the summer months; combining all the major traditions of Christmas and the features of summer that everyone loves, it’s the best of both worlds!July 25th would be an ideal time to host a Christmas party in the summer, as it is exactly half way to the real thing! Get all your family or friends around to yo

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UK Chirstmas World Winter Wonderland - Update #2

UK Chirstmas World Winter Wonderland - Update #2

Well, we're well underway here at UK Christmas World HQ. The builders are now into week number 2 of our Christmas Outlet upgrade. As you can see from the images below, they are now beginning to build the custom built house which will be fully kitted out in lovely Christmas decorations, lights and a tree, just like you would see in your own home.  The guys are keeping themselves entertained during the build, check out there awesome yet very dusty Angry Birds radio. We're so unbeli

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Winter Weddings in Wonderful Winter Wonderland Settings

Winter Weddings in Wonderful Winter Wonderland Settings

Although summer is the most popular time of the year to tie the knot, here at UK Christmas World we’ve an abundance of reasons to opt for a winter wonderland wedding. The majority of weddings will have a colour scheme or a theme to which the wedding is centred around. Plain white colour schemes are stylish, simple and chic and co-ordinate well with the wintery environment. Winter weddings are also a perfect time to use strong palette colours to contrast against the white natural sett

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UK Christmas World Winter Wonderland Build Update #1

UK Christmas World Winter Wonderland Build Update #1

Well its the Summer, the sun is shining, we are all spending time having fun in the sun and here at UK Christmas World we are hard at work creating our new Winter Wonderland!After amazing feedback last year from the thousand's of customers who came to visit our Christmas Outlet in Barnsley this year we have already started work on the new Outlet, which will be double the size!After taking on more space builders are now hard at work creating a new house which will have its own rooms, garage door

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Our Great Money Saving Tips To Help You Stretch Your Budget This Christmas

Our Great Money Saving Tips To Help You Stretch Your Budget This Christmas

"Christmas is coming, the geese are getting fat"Please put a penny in the old man's hat"If you haven't got a penny, a ha'penny will do"If you haven't got a ha'penny then God bless you!" As the cost of Christmas continues to increase with the average household spending around £600 on presents and gifts, £180 on food and drink and £50 on decorations, we’ve thought of some money saving tips to help ease the strain on your wallet. It’s an ideal time to get started on t

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To Early To Book Your Christmas Festivities Now?

To Early To Book Your Christmas Festivities Now?

Christmas is coming around the corner very fast, only 6 months to go! Many organisations are now taking bookings for Christmas parties and events so why not be prepared this Christmas and Book now.There are many types of events happening around the festive season such as Christmas work parties, family parties, meals with friends and trips out to occasions happening around the country. Booking now will avoid disappointment nearer to the time.Many work parties will have a large number of people a

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WOW We've Reached over 12,000 Facebook Fans!

WOW We've Reached over 12,000 Facebook Fans!

It's truly a special day here at UK Christmas World as we have reached a milestone that we never thought we would. That's right, we've reached over 12,000 fans on Facebook! That's really amazing. We would like to take a second to thank you all very much for your support, it's really appreciated. Our Facebook page is dedicated to you, our fans and customers who simply love Christmas. Going forward, we have some pretty awesome things in the pipeline as we draw ever closers to Christmas

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