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People in Ireland spend more at Christmas than pretty much every other country in Europe
Even in Covid times, Irish people love Christmas, maybe even especially in Covid times.
But love is not always cheap, which is why celebrating Christmas in Ireland costs more than pretty much every country in Europe. Few Irish homes will have much change out of €1000 once all the presents have been opened, the turkeys carved and the even the dodgy chocolates that no-one really likes – we’re looking at you Turkish Delight – eaten.
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