Cultural Differences – Australia vs Hungary

It’s been a bit over a month since I moved over to Australia, and this being my second visit here, I’ve been noticing some things. It might seem obvious that two countries that are more than 15.000 km apart would be different, but some of these things have really surprised me. I decided to collect them. So, without further ado, here are a few things that made me stop in my tracks as a Hungarian living in Australia.

Happy New Year! Around the World

The celebration of the New Year was already present in ancient Mesopotamia and Egypt. Not only has the holiday survived, but over the centuries, many new beliefs and traditions have been associated with saying goodbye and greeting the new year.