Santa/Babbo Natale: letters and chat
For once, a great service by the Italian postal system (I have a lot of bad things to say about them but I will save that for another time).
Last year the kids sent a letter to the “Italian“ Santa around this time, addressed to:
A few weeks later we got a reply from Santa himself containing a personalized letter and a small gift. Needless to say; the kids loved it.