In the UK, Valentine’s day is a pretty normal affair – you might get a card and, if you’re very lucky, some flowers and an M&S meal deal. However, there are many other weird Valentine’s traditions that you might like to try instead.
From wind chimes to Samurai fart battles, the history of wind in Japan engages all the senses (except taste).
What is Vietnam’s love market? Does it sell romantic gifts, or aphrodisiacs maybe? Nope, this love market is different…
Water puppetry is a Vietnamese tradition that dates back almost a thousand years. Think of it as a more refined Punch & Judy show with less shouting and a lot more water!
We know that spring will soon be here, but in the past people couldn’t be so sure. So what did folk around the world think caused the cold conditions and long nights?
Running on a treadmill, or pounding the same old streets, can be a bit repetitive. So why not enter one of these unusual races instead?