Wales entered Christmas festival season last week with the start of countdown of “Step into Christmas”.
Each year,Cardiff has its lighting event to welcome the arrival of Christmas. This year, the countdown of “Step into Christmas” started from four o’clock in November 15 in Cardiff city centre. After the lighting event,Cardiff city centre transformed into a world filled with lights, music, magic and entertainment to herald the start of the festival season. There were also 65 performances including live band, acrobatics taking place throughout the city centre from four to eight o’clock.
“It’s my first time to celebrate the real Christmas in a western country.” Christina Chan, an international student in Cardiff University said excitingly,” I love the atmosphere here so much”.