Chinese Wedding

A Chinese wedding involves a disproportionate amount of the color red! Getting married in China traditionally was an elaborate aff...


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Coming of Age Day Tradition (Seijin no Hi)

In Japan, you are considered a legal adult (drink, vote, smoke) when you are 20. In celebration of becoming an adult, municipal go...


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St. Knuts Day

Who knew that a Halloween-like holiday was available after Christmas?! St. Knuts Day is on the 20th day after Christmas, where tra...


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Go out for Tapas

In Spain, going out for tapas (tapear in Spanish), is a longstanding tradition. But, it’s also a misconstrued term as it has gai...


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The Lantern Festival: China

Marking the end of the most important holiday period in China, Spring Festival, or Lunar New Year, the Lantern Festival is a spect...


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St. Patrick's Day Traditions

The greenest of all holidays, St. Patrick's Day offers the world the opportunity to immerse itself in Irish culture. This is a day...


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