With Spring now officially in bloom, dozens of colours are beginning to pop up all over – from the clothes people are wearing, to the flags that adorn the streets, to the colourful flowers and plants blooming around the city.
In celebration of Spring and the soon-to-be Spring racing carnival, we’d like to take this opportunity to showcase how other destinations and cultures around the world express their incredibly colourful personalities!
Did you know that in Australia it’s illegal to name any animal that you plan to eat?
All around the world unusual local laws such as these can cost clueless tourists thousands of dollars in fines every year. Read about some of the most surprising laws from all around the world to help you avoid fines, jail, or just looking like a confused foreigner on your next holiday!
It’s all too easy to forget that there is a wide variety of musical instruments outside mainstream instruments like the guitar, piano or the drums! The more traditional instruments have taken a backseat and it’s hard to even imagine where these instruments would fit in the modern electronic world.
These traditional instruments have great history behind them and offer an insight into the unique cultures of their countries of origin.