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Category Archives: Great Britain

Where Did the “Keep Calm and Carry On” Meme Come From?

Keep Calm and Carry On - Original Poster

By Editor-in-Chief David Lee Cummings in Cincinnati, Ohio. Surely you’ve seen the “Keep Calm and Carry On” meme on a T-shirt or the Internet. So, where did this ubiquitous iconic

Holy Śmigus-Dyngus! You’ve Never Seen Easter Like This

Śmigus Dyngus

By Correspondent Kasia Steward in England. Easter time in Poland is full of unique traditions, but nothing stands out more for me than the so-called ‘Śmigus-Dyngus’, also known as ‘Wet

A knowing glance

Matthew and his girlfriend

By Correspondent Matthew Warburton in Manchester, United Kingdom. Perhaps, for some people, love happens like it does in the movies; a knowing glance across a busy room, love at first

New Year All Over the World

NYE fireworks in London

By Correspondent Anna Kandula in Southall, United Kingdom. New Year is one of a few — if not the only one — holidays that is truly international and celebrated all