Ceylon: customs and traditions of modern Sri Lanka
In Sri Lanka, a generally poor Asian country, the life expectancy of the population is surprisingly high, even by European standards – on average 75 years (73 for men and…

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The most famous, high and wide waterfalls in the world
Angel Falls (Angel Falls) Angel falls-is located in Venezuela, among the rainforests of the Canaima National Park and is considered the highest waterfall on our planet, with a height of…

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Hostels are an inexpensive and popular alternative to hotels
The definition of hostels as small inexpensive hotels is correct in its essence, but does not fully disclose the content of this relatively new concept for us. And the famous…

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Dancing in the fire Nestinars

Tourists can see people walking barefoot on hot coals and even dancing at the same time only in one country in the world – Bulgaria.

“Dancing in the fire Nestinars” – an inexplicable Bulgarian phenomenon
These people are called nestinars, they live in some mountain villages in the South-East of the country. The inexplicable and incredibly spectacular ritual of walking on fire is listed as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity by UNESCO.

This ancient custom is associated primarily with the day of Saints Constantine and Helena, which falls on June 3, but the fire-walking ritual is also performed during some other Church holidays. Non-veterinarians, that is, direct participants of fire walking, are not all residents of the village, but only a few chosen ones who pass their skill by inheritance. Continue reading

Why is there left-hand traffic in some countries?
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