New Year’s is just one of those occasions that seem to receive a bit more hype than necessary. People seen to make giant resolutions that they break almost instantly, and the urge to party seems to be at an all-time high. It probably has to do with the passing off time, making people feel like they have lost yet another year of their life. Every country in the world seems to have their own unique New Year’s tradition, and this list looks at 10 of the strangest ones from around the world.
People in Scotland believe that the first person who crosses the threshold of their home in the new year should get them a gift for good luck.
Some South African people welcome the new year by throwing furniture out of their window.