Valentine’s Day Around the World

Valentine’s Day Around the World: 9 Customs & Traditions

By |2018-10-11T14:54:58-05:00January 31st, 2017|Africa, Asia, Australia, Bridging the Cultural Divide, China, Chinese Culture, Cross-Cultural, Global Etiquette, International Holidays, International Protocol, Lifestyle, South Korea|

From exchanging love spoons to kissing in the capital, lovebirds around the world express their sentiments with unique customs.

International Valentine’s Day Celebrations, Part II

By |2018-10-11T14:55:16-05:00February 11th, 2015|International Holidays|

International Valentine’s Day Celebrations, Part II – Asian Traditions Continuing the theme of Valentine’s Day around the world, we will now look to the East to discover more international traditions. While some celebrations of love in Asian cultures are rooted in ancient traditional holidays, others involve adaptations of popular Western customs. Either way, the following [...]

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International Valentine’s Day Celebrations, Part I

By |2018-10-11T14:55:16-05:00February 9th, 2015|International Holidays|

Ever wonder how the “day of love” is celebrated around the world? Many cultures dedicate a special day to expressing love and appreciation to loved ones, family, and friends. Though not always celebrated on February 14th, a wide variety of modern customs and long-standing traditions are observed worldwide. Whether traveling abroad or simply curious about [...]

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