Entries in traditions (6)

Wednesday
Oct222014

Responsible Tourism: Festivals and Cultural Events

Last week Frontier looked into what it means to be a responsible tourist in regards to animal welfare issues concerning animal tours and trekking. Today we will be looking at animal sporting attractions and cultural traditions and their role in responsible travel.

 

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Thursday
Apr172014

The Story of the Easter Egg

Decorated eggs and the consumption of their chocolate counterparts have become the overriding symbol of Easter, synonymous with the perceived role of Santa Claus during Christmas.

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Monday
Dec302013

Different ways of celebrating new years

Most of us on New Years Eve spend our time with close friends and family; we have a few drinks and enjoy a sing-along to 'Auld Lang Syne' as the chime of midnight is struck. However, in other parts of the world there are some small fascinating traditions, which make New Years a unique celebration. 

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Thursday
Dec222011

Bizarre Christmas Foods

Yesterday we looked at some of the weird and wonderful ways that people celebrate Christmas around the world. Not satisfied, we decided to look into some of the different Christmas cuisine customs that have either been, or continue to be practiced around the world.

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Wednesday
Dec212011

Weird and Wonderful Christmas Traditions Around the World

This week Into the Wild, we're getting ourselves into the Christmas spirit. This time of year is all about tradition. We saw yesterday in our festive special 'Hox Pops' that for some, these traditions can be a little on the strange side. So we thought we'd take a little look at some of the other weird ways that people around the world celebrate Christmas.

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Tuesday
Dec202011

HO HO HOX POPS

We couldn't resist wrapping up and braving the streets of Hoxton to ask passers-by about their thoughts on Christmas. As always, we met some very interesting characters, and always, we got some great answers.

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