Summer Traditions Around The World
Bored of hot dogs and Six Flags? Here’s how the rest of the world tips its hat to summer.
What Is Bastille Day, And Why Do The French Celebrate It?
Celebrating revolution with fireworks, parades and parties? You might think you’re in the United States if you’re not paying attention…
Earth Day Celebrations: A Global Affair To Glorify The Planet
It’s never too late to give Gaia some love.
How People From Around The World Make Resolutions
From burning year effigies to drinking ashes, there are any number of ways to stick to your resolutions around the world.
5 British Christmas Traditions That Other Countries Find Really Confusing
Every country has strange customs — the UK just happens to pack most of them in around Christmas time. Here are the strangest traditions of the lot.
19 Reasons To Learn A New Language In 2019
And if you’ve already made up your mind to learn another language in 2019, what are you waiting for? Skip to the end!
The Grim Reaper And Friends: How 5 Different Cultures Imagine Death
You’re probably familiar with the Grim Reaper, but do you know about the other symbols of death around the world?
Why Does ‘Mother’ Sound The Same In So Many Languages?
The concept of “Mom” is universal — and, for the most part, so is the name we’ve given her. The reason is probably a lot simpler than you think.
5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Cinco De Mayo
Contrary to popular belief, it’s not ‘Mexico’s Independence Day.’ There’s also more to this holiday than margaritas (but we can’t blame you for wanting one anyway).
How To Say ‘I’m Hungry’ And ‘I’m Full’ In 10 Languages
Thanksgiving is your stomach’s favorite (or least favorite) holiday! Impress your friends and family by using these foreign phrases during the big meal.
The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide For The Person Who Has Everything
Some people are easier to shop for than others, but even those who already have all the things they want could use better ways to spend their time.
Find Out Why These Tourists Said No To A Free Yacht And More
Are these tourists in Barcelona unlucky, or just unprepared? Don’t miss out like they did. Learn a foreign language BEFORE opportunity knocks!
7 Awesome Independence Celebrations Around The World
From tree-climbing contests to competitive kite-flying, these wacky celebrations of independence made our list of favorites.