In the Philippines, Christmas starts in September! Every year, decorations will be put up and the festivities will begin in September. But why?
Every year in Indonesia, the local farmers of West Sumatra will hold a high octane cow-racing festival. This is known as Pacu Jawi.
Did you know that in Lebanon, the value of the Lebanese pound has dropped over 95% in less than two years? This is why you can’t use card.
Each year, the small town of San Juan de la Vega is rocked by explosions… from sledge hammers. This is the Exploding Hammer Festival.
This Philippines island has more volcanoes than towns. Camiguin is only 14 miles long, but it’s the only island on the planet with more volcanoes than towns.
Pakistan has the world’s largest volunteer ambulance service, called the Edhi Foundation. It is a 24 hour emergency service run by volunteers!
This is why you shouldn’t give a thumbs up to anyone in Iran. You probably won’t get the reaction you were looking for.
Which country in South America has English as it’s first language? The answer might surprise you.