Entries in round the world (5)

Monday
Dec152014

The world’s weirdest Christmas traditions

It’s December, another month in another year, but some things remains the same: Christmas. This old tradition has been around in Britain since the Victorian age and is celebrated by over 2 billion people worldwide. But even so, traditions vary immensely from country to country. Did you know that some children receive their presents from a witch riding a broom? Or that some people prefer to roller-skate to church?

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Monday
Dec152014

Traditional Christmas foods around the world

To many people, Christmas is reminiscent of family meals, gift giving, and good food. While most dishes eaten at Christmas are typical of the season and country they are found in, there are a few staple dishes one cannot miss… and a few odd ones, too!

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Wednesday
Jul022014

Into the Wild meets: the man behind the Most Epic Selfie of all Time

If his name doesn’t ring any bells, his video surely will: Alex Chacón, 26, from the USA, is the author of the "Most Epic Selfie of all Time".

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Tuesday
Apr292014

Cool and Unusual Colours in Nature

Nature is beautiful and astounding in many ways, but generally we do know what to expect. Roses are red, water is blue, and grasses and leaves are green, right? But sometimes however, nature can really surprise us.

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Tuesday
Aug072012

1, 2, skip a few... 99, 100! How many of the World’s Top 100 places have you seen?

AbsoluteVisit.com have put together their list of Top100 places to experience in the world and the result is really quite overwhelming! From epic animal migrations to astounding natural scenery, the list’s creators, Will and Brad, have thought outside the box in an attempt create an inspiring resource for keen travellers or even just those looking to daydream.

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