Eating rotten fish may seem strange to you (literally), but it’s perfectly common in Sweden. In Russia, having two passports from the same country is popular, but it may not be the case where you live. Such cultural differences are what distinguishes us all, and they add to the thrill of travel as you learn about aspects of a destination that aren’t as popular in your own country.
Take a look at this list of strange things that seem to be normal in some countries but not in others.
1. In Hong Kong, there are ‘Bra Studies.’ tinaxduzgen 2. Nepal has a non-rectangular flag Balathasan Sayanthan 3.’ Taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateaturipukakapikimaungahoronukupokaiwhenuakitanatahu‘ is the longest known place name Wikimedia Commons 4. Wooden bathtubs are common in Japan Wikimedia Commons 5. In Scotland, you can get fried Mars bars Peter Shanks 6. Colombians Drink Cheese Hot Chocolate einalem 7. A live carp is kept in a bathtub in Slovakia before cooking it for Christmas dinner Andrij Bulba 8. In Singapore, bamboo poles are used as drying rails Wikimedia Commons 9. Some east-Asian countries wore face masks even before the pandemic Gayatri Malhotra 10. In South Korea, writing in red ink is considered a bad omen Crystal 11. Milk is not refrigerated in France nikolai chernichenko 12. Public transportation in Luxembourg is free Wikimedia Commons 13. Traffic Lights in Japan Appear To Be Blue David McKelvey 14. Costa Rica has no street names Wikimedia Commons 15. In Turkey, there is a dessert that contains chicken breast a 1 u c a r d 16. Cappuccino Is a Breakfast Drink in Italy Wikimedia Commons 17. In Finland, sitting in a sauna can be a competition Hotel Arthur 18. The Dutch do not use curtains storebukkebruse 19. Rotten Fish Is A Food Item In Sweden Wikimedia Commons 20. Parents in Scandinavian countries leave their children to nap outside in freezing temperatures Bjonsson 21. Lamborghini is part of the Italian police fleet massimomormile 22. In April, Thailand hosts a nationwide water fight Phuket@photographer.net Related Articles: 8 Countries Where The Next Year Is Not 2021 20 Strange Etiquette Tips You Must Know Before Visiting These Countries 10 Times Animated Movies Changed Small Details For Different Countries