Where To Stay In Malta
Find out the best places to stay when you visit the island of Malta. Malta is a hidden gem of a holiday destination situated right at the heart of the Mediterranean. Malta combines history, culture, stunning coastlines, great food together with year round sun!
The Feast of Sinterklaas: A Dutch National Holiday
You might have heard about Sinterklaas. Not to be confused with Santa Claus. Sinterklaas is an old man that looks similar to Santa Claus but is definitely his own person. Every year he and his "Black Petes" get on their boat and come to the Netherlands. CW: Blackface.
Fascinating Trip to Italy: A Photo Guide
Italy has many eternally beautiful cities, with magnificent art and architecture worth seeing. The attraction of the most classic Western civilisation, has it’s foundation in the ancient country of Italy. Rome, Venice, Florence, Milan are some of the most visited places in the whole World.
List of Italian Holidays and Celebrations
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 culture would be a grand party...
Hogmanay, Trollolay! Exploring the Origins of the Scottish New Year
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?
Old Fashioned Unique Russian Easter Cards
"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 or Public This one is extra unique to...
Welcome to Valencia in Winter! Get Ready for the Lights!
Winter in Valencia is like a sea of lights. No beach weather but certainly as beautiful as Paris and Londen.
Busójárás (Buso-Walking), Carnival Of Masked Devils in Hungary
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 times and celebrates the end of winter.
Why Are all Russians in Russia Crazy?
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 Russians are indeed crazy.
A Summer Holiday Plan? - A Life Lesson
This fascinating article looks at how you can spoil your holiday if you focus on the wrong thing. It 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 attention to it will improve not only your holiday experiences but also your life;