Like any other country, the Icelanders has some odd and peculiar things. Here are nine thing you probably did not know about them.
Funerals, are not always practiced by that relatives and friends arrive in black to the church for a ceremony where prayers are said, memories shared and tears shed. Before, placing roses on the casket at the graveyard and lowering it into the ground. Here are nine different rituals for saying goodbye to deceased.
Not everyone celebrate Halloween by dressing up and going trick-or-treating. Here are 9 different Halloween traditions around the world.
Cholitas – the traditional women of Bolivia and Peru. Are they on the way to disappear?
Around 10 years ago, I saw a commercial from Malaysia on TV. A commercial from the oldest jungle in the world: Taman Negara. “There I want to travel”, I was thinking. It was a dream to visit this wonderful green forest, and the destination was far up on my bucket list.
Certain gestures that are innocent in countries like Norway, United States, and Canada, mean something completely different and often offensive abroad. Avoid these 9 hand signals when travelling overseas!
Mining – among South America’s, and the world’s worst jobs. Miners usually die of silicosis after ten to twenty years of working in the mines. Others, in accidents. However, in the highest city in the world, Potosi, there are few other job alternatives, as the mines are the economy of the city.