Korean Toilet Culture Korea is a remarkably clean and tidy country. Taking the subway in Seoul early on a Saturday morning, we came upon a cleaning crew diligently scrubbing the floors in one of the long, underground walkways, using long water hoses to flush away dirt and debris as they worked. I’d venture to say … Read More >>

Independence Day Celebrations Around the World

Independence Day Celebrations Around the Globe Happy Independence Day! Cookouts and fireworks on the Fourth of July are not the only independence celebrations under the sun.  Over the world, throughout the year there are plenty of other nations celebrating their independence from colonial rule.  So grab your hot dogs and sparklers and let’s see who’s … Read More >>