Canandian Exiles in Tasmania
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Canandian Exiles in Tasmania

More to Tell The words “Je me souviens” (I remember) are boldly displayed on T-shirts, flags and even vehicle number plates throughout French-speaking Quebec. It is more than an acknowledgement of bilingualism or the mere repetition of the official state motto. It is a reaffirmation of Quebec’s French past and more particularly, an expression that…

Some Christmas Traditions From Around the World

Some Christmas Traditions From Around the World

If you’ve ever wondered who first decided to bring trees inside to celebrate Christmas, or where advent calendars come from, we’ve tracked some popular festive traditions – as well as some lesser-known ones – back to their country of origin. German Tradition: hanging Advent calendars Advent, which means “to come,” is the period beginning four Sundays before…