Using a mobile phone while cycling is to be banned in the Netherlands amid mounting safety fears in a country where bikes outnumber people.
The United Nations Educational,Scientific and Cultural Organization(UNESCO)inscribed on Wednesday China's Lum medicinal bathing of Sowa Rigpa on the Rep
Reggae has been added to a list of international cultural treasures which the United Nations has deemed worthy of protecting and promoting.
A Chinese bronze vessel some 3,000 years old that was looted and taken to the UK in the 19th century has returned to its country of origin.
Every year,families across the US and the UK hang up quirky little pickle-shaped ornaments when it comes time to trim their Christmas trees.
According to Expedia,punctuality is important in the UK.If you are invited to somebody's house,you're generally expected to arrive on time,but"you h
From the potato-loving Irish to the pretentious French,these tumblr users perfectly poke fun at their traditions,unmasking the cornerstones of their most be
I grew up in California but have spent about four years living in various parts of the UK–South,Midlands,and North.
Your question suggest you don't understand tea in England!There is only one type of tea*.The questions that go with tea is the"milk and sugar"and how st
As glass condominium towers continue to push their way into city skylines like sunflowers squeezing up through walled gardens,some homeowners and developers
In many respects,South Korea is a very ordered society.The influence of Confucian principles runs through every aspect of day-to-day living.Well,in theory,a
We do the Bise(kiss on the chicks)when greeting women.Number of kisses vary depending on the area you are in France,2,3 or 4 kisses.When greeting family you
5 Royal Family Mother's Day Traditions You Probably Have Too,and 1 You Definitely Don't
No,and I think the main reason for this is the“prestige non-rhotacism”of British Received Pronunciation.
Dressed in a flowing long robe adorned with beaded floral embroidery from a bygone era,stylist Xiao Hang looks like she surfaced from a time machine as she
Jack-O'-Lanterns,which originated in Ireland using turnips instead of pumpkins,are supposedly based on a legend about a man named Stingy Jack who repeat
During medieval times,barbers performed surgery on customers,as well as tooth extractions.
Move over twinkling fir trees and wreaths,eggnog,stockings and the office secret Santa--there's a new kid in town.Over the last decade the ugly Christma
It's impossible to navigate virtually any kind of retail store in February without seeing displays of pink and red chocolate boxes around every corner.C
For many tourists,communication with the local people is an important part of their trip.It allows them to really feel the atmosphere of the country or the
Shaking hands seems like a gesture that has been around forever.Indeed,a throne base from the reign of ancient Assyria's Shalmaneser III in the 9th cent
While they may have been publicly and socially viewed as inferior to men,Egyptian women enjoyed a great deal of legal and financial independence.They could
William and Kate usheres in a New Royal Era
The April 29,2011,wedding of the future King of England and Kate Midd
Palace of the Lost City,one of the largest themed hotels in the world,is found in South Africa.It is a luxury holiday resort near the Sun City casino and re
Lands End views give The Thinker plenty to contemplate from his seat outside the Palace of the Legion of Honor.The museum building is a replica of Paris'