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We really hope you've all been good boys and girls this year (and not just the children!), because Santa has most definitely been keeping an eye... Still, if you'd like to plead your case, perhaps a beautifully handwritten letter with some compliments wouldn't hurt? 😉

We encourage everyone to keep this tradition alive, especially among the little ones. For many, this is their first time writing a letter, and it can be a magical moment of discovery and awe.

To give you a hand in this task, here's the list of Santa's addresses around the world:

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In many other countries, it's enough to address your letters to "Santa Claus" (or his name in your language). For instance, in Portugal you mail your letters to "Pai Natal", and you'll get a reply.

If Santa's address for your country isn't listed above, check with your local post office for more details and let us know in the comments. Happy Holidays, everyone! 🎄

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Have you been a good girl or boy this year? If so, it's probably time you wrote to Santa and let him know! :)

In many countries around the world, writing to Santa Claus is a big part of holiday's fun for the little ones. We want to do our best to keep this lovely letter-writing tradition alive, so every year, we ask you to help us compile an updated list of addresses where these letters can be mailed to. 8287990618 b742914ddf z

Here's the list of Santa addresses for 2015, so far:

Check out where to send your letters to Santa in your country, and pass it along to the parents and children you know, to help keep the tradition going!

And if your country has a special address for Santa which isn't featured here, just post the link in the comments and we'll be happy to add it.

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I still remember sending my first letter to Santa. I was in kindergarten and hadn't learnt how to write yet... so I decided to draw my wishlist instead! And, lo and behold, Santa did reply a few weeks later, letting me know he had gotten my letter and would see what he could do about it — I was beyond myself with excitement! :)

I stopped writing letters to Santa some time ago, but remained quite fond of these traditions that make holidays special. So today I wanted to pass along the links to Christmas Post Offices around the world, which many of you have been sharing with us on our Facebook page.

Letters to Santa

So far, we've heard of special services in:

Pass them on to parents of small children — or help the little ones write/draw their own letter to Santa!

If your country has a special service for the holidays which isn't featured here, just post the link in the comments and we'll add it.

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Maybe you want to make your Christmas cards a bit more unique... something that involves your family, something that will make grandma and grandpa smile! Don't worry, Paper Culture has got you covered!

Paper Culture makes modern Christmas cards, with a unique touch: your photos! They have designers waiting to work with you on every order, to make sure your cards look perfect and stand out.

Have at look at some of their lovely creations:







Don't these just make you go "awwwww..."? The fonts, the colors, the photos... they're perfect, especially if you have a kid in the family who is fond of making cute faces for the camera! Who wouldn't like to receive a card like that? :)

By the way, all cards are made in 100% recycled paper, and if you're in a rush, they can even mail the cards directly for you! So what are you waiting for? Go to Paper Culture and make your own cute Holiday photo cards! :)

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