The Malay Wedding

The Malay Wedding

Malaysia is known for many things. It’s a popular tourist destination (owing to the fact that it’s a stunning, spectacular island on the Malay Peninsula), and it’s also a rising economic power in the South East. More and more people are flocking to Malaysia, whether it be for work or pleasure. As Malaysia opens up to the world, the world […]

The Colombian Wedding

The Colombian Wedding

Colombia. Ah yes, we know you’ve heard of Colombia, and we probably know what you think about it too! The Netflix series ‘Narcos’ did bring Colombia to the public eye, but I guess that was for all the wrong reasons. Now people who don’t know that the country has moved on from all the drug-related violence in the 90s, may also […]

Nordic Wedding Traditions

Nordic Wedding Traditions

We’ve all heard of the VIKINGS, I mean who hasn’t right?! Ancestors to present day Norwegians, they are believed to be fearful and bloodthirsty, with a sense of honor that could prove deadly if you were on the wrong side. But the stories that we hear today are (mostly) just that, stories. The Vikings were immensely proud people who took care […]

Assamese Wedding

Assamese Wedding

Assamese wedding ceremonies are often referred to as ‘Biye’ in the native language and are a simple affair. While they are not as flamboyant as some other Indian weddings, weddings between individuals from this north-eastern state are elegant and deeply grounded in their culture.  The wedding takes place over 2-3 days, depending on the number of ceremonies that are included. […]