Nope. Not talking about Covid, not again. If you want the roundup of what changed today click here.
Today we’re talking traditions (and not the worrying tradition of increasing covid restrictions around the end of the year).
Belgium is a melting pot of a country, people coming from all over and integrating into various new traditions. Sinterklaas arrived today to give Belgian kids their presents, did he leave you anything?
No? Me neither.
That’s the funny thing about traditions, someone in the house has to keep them up. This becomes doubly important if you’re trying to carry something on but you’re no longer in your home country.
For me, it’s Burns Night. An excuse to eat haggis, drink a little whisky and try and remember poems that my grandparents knew by heart. It’s delightful.
So, what do you bring to the table?
Let @johnstonjules know.
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