Strange Christmas traditions around the world Learn more about strange Christmas traditions around the world in this holiday quiz for families, classrooms and social settings! 20 Questions by agnetepedersen 12/14/2017 answers Play In Ukraine, it's common to decorate Christmas trees with spider web. Why? Because spiders are considered holy in Ukraine To remember the dead, as a prolonged Halloween celebration A legend about spiders who helped a widow decorate her tree To remember the animals who kept baby Jesus warm at birth This hollow log, that supposedly poops out gifts, is introduced into Catalan homes on Dec 8. Immaculate Conception log Tió de Nadal Cerro San Cristóbal Feast of the Immaculate Conception log Still in Catalunya. This fella is often placed in nativity scenes. He is called: The defecator The caganer The pooper The fertalizer … and 17 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.