Hogmanay is the name given to the New Year festival by the people of Scotland. We look at the origins of this, and some of the customs around it. Could the Vikings have brought it over with them?
Alicante isn't just about highrise apartments and hotels. Alicante has superb inland valleys and stunning scenery. Take a peep and see just what is on offer.
March 19 is the first Feast Day of St. Joseph in the calendar year. Southern Italians honor it with meatless dishes - the Table of St. Joseph. In New Orleans a tradition has been to build altars.
This fascinating article looks at how you can spoil your holiday if you focus on the wrong thing. This is the same for life in general so read about the life lesson one holiday taught me. It is a lesson that if you pay...
"Christ is Risen from the dead!" In Russian. I love this Easter postcard, it is fun and has beautiful colors. Photo 1 By Post of Russian Empire, unknown artist / ???????? ?? ???????? ?? ?????? [Public domain...
In the beautiful country of Italy, there are many celebrations and holidays: most that revolve around feast in honor of Saints or other religious holidays. With their vibrant lifestyle, spending a holiday in their...
Busójárás or Buso-walking is an age-old annual tradition specific to the town of Mohács, Hungary. Busójárás is similar to a pagan ritual that has its roots in Ottoman...
Winter in Valencia is like a sea of lights. No beach weather but certainly as beautiful as Paris and Londen.
Perhaps many people consider Russians to be crazy, after-all the term Crazy Ivan refers to Russians, but are all russians truly mad or crazy? Looking at the odd Russia Videos on RU websites seems to suggest that...
Elementary school celebrations in my day encompassed the usual cliches, but here's some other information, along with some great recipes and music!
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