Easter is upon us, and for many this religious holiday is an important time for family and, of course, chocolate. But take a look around the world and you’ll find a mix of fun and strange Easter traditions. Water-fights, costumes and parades; this religious holiday has some fascinating cultural twists.
We take a look at five Easter traditions that caught our eye.
This week, chozun 途赞 features Odense, Denmark, Arles, France, Basel, Switzerland & 4 not to be missed destinations in Mexico. Get your tips from all around the globe, every week, with #chozunaday.
Celebrated: Caroline Mikkelsen (born in Denmark) was the first woman to set foot on Antarctica on this day, in 1935.
See: Packed full of manor houses and castles, check out the stunning Egeskov Castle.
Shop: Every Wednesday and Saturday, outside the Concert Hall is transformed into Funen’s largest market selling fresh farm produce from the countryside.
Eat: The menu Smørrebrød changes month to month depending on what produce is in season – a traditional delight, with something for everyone.
As Chinese New Year approaches next week, chozun 途赞 are certainly in the mood to celebrate. This week, we’ve celebrated Chiang Mai – Thailand, Patras – Greece, Taipei – Taiwan, Tripura – India & today, Kujawy – Poland #chozunaday:
Celebrated: National Teacher’s Day (วันครู Wan Kruu)
Place: Chiang Mai, Thailand
Date: 16 January
After the bustle of Bangkok, head for a well deserved break surrounded by pristine rainforest reserves, mountains (like Doi Inthanon – Thailands highest mountain), churning waterfalls, serene forest, bubbling hot springs & peaceful country villages.
chozun 途赞 continues to celebrate many exciting events around the world this week! Here’s a snapshot of #chozunaday:
Celebrated: Kate Middleton’s birthday
Place: Berkshire, England (Kate’s birthplace)
Date: 9 January
How chozun celebrated: Co-Founder Zia (UK born) introduced 3 famous towns in Berkshire to explore.
chozun 途赞 celebrated far more than Christmas this week! With so many exciting things to celebrate around the world, here’s a snapshot of our #chozunaday.
Celebrated: Boxing Day
Place: Victoria, Australia (and, well, around the world)
Date: 26 December
How chozun celebrated: Sharing video footage of traditions that happen around the world on Boxing Day! There are Morris Dancers in the UK, Test Cricket, and some head up the coast to extend their Christmas break! (more…)