This Chart Shares the Different Continental Versions of Santa

 - Dec 8, 2015
References: staysourced & designtaxi
Each region has a different version or persona for Father Christmas that is celebrated throughout the holiday season. This festive infographic by online platform Stay Sourced shares the various traditions of different places around the world as well as their myths, stories and story figures that encompass the spirit of the winter holidays.

The 'Who's Visiting This Christmas?' infographic creatively shares the different traditions and customs of a variety of countries during the festive winter season. Many locations have different names, figures or stories that tell the tale of Christmas or an event like it. For example, Russia focuses on Grandpa Frost where as Italy highlights a figure known as La Befana.

The chart provides readers with potentially new views of how different countries around the world celebrate versions of Christmas.