Holiday Traditions Around the World
different celebrations and ways to celebrate
on Easter, chefs in Haux, France, crack open over 5,000 eggs to fry up an omelet big enough to feed 1,000 people.
In Poland but on Easter Monday, it's time for Smingus Dyngus when boys throw water on girls
on easter children in finland beg in the streets with sooty faces and scarves around their heads, carrying broomsticks, coffeepots and bunches of decorated willow twigs.
New Year Spain - “las doce uvas de la suerte” (the twelve grapes of fortune), one grape for each chime of the clock leading up to midnight.
Dancers from Moldova perform the "bear" dance, a ritual for good luck in the New Year.
Happy National Martini Day, June 19, 2013
June 1, 2012 national donut day (US)