21 Dec The best Santa Apps for kids
Many children are already looking forward to the arrival of Santa Claus. This is a very special moment, for which the little ones are preparing with great enthusiasm. They write their letter, hang their Christmas stockings, and even leave food and water for reindeer to regain strength after an exhausting journey.
These are traditions that last over time and to which, in recent years, new technologies have also been added. And while it is important to be mindful of not missing out on real experiences, technology enhances our lives when administered in the correct dose.
Check out these cool apps and websites, you’ll never do Christmas without them again—especially after seeing the excitement on your little one’s face!
1. Google’s Santa Tracker
Through this application, all members of the family can immerse themselves in the village of Santa Claus, a free virtual Christmas platform with animated videos, games, puzzles, stories, “Santa selfies,” and much more. To top it off, on December 24, you can follow the trail of Santa Claus and his reindeer as they leave gifts for children around the world.
2. PNP Portable North Pole
Bring a smile to your kid’s face with their own personalized message from Santa. With this application, you can make your kids receive a video call or call from Santa Claus. A very special greeting that you can personalize with the name and photograph of the little ones. Video messages are free but for an additional fee parents can buy their child more detailed personalizations, views of Santa’s village and news of whether they are on the naughty or nice list this year.
3. Santa Spy Cam
If there is an application that you should not miss this Christmas, it is Santa Spy Cam. Combining a little augmented reality and funny little elves, Santa Spy Cam can bring magical joy to your children when they discover that you captured Santa’s elves with the camera.
4. Message from Santa!
Through this application, you can get unlimited personalized calls from Santa and can surprise your child with video messages straight from the North Pole. Customize your message so that the call is dynamic, varied and realistic, and give your little one a unique experience.
5. NORAD Santa Tracker
NORAD Tracks Santa is a free service provided by the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) that has been tracking Santa’s whereabouts on Christmas Eve for more than 60 years. Sharp-eyed kids may notice that this year, Santa Claus will wear a face mask as he travels around a planet still grappling with the Covid-19 pandemic.