Scotland celebrates The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo in front of Edinburgh Castle from August 4 through 26. At the country’s biggest music festival, started in 1950, military bands display their talents – as well as many a fine leg beneath a kilt.
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Even in this digital day and age, 78 percent of Germans still send classic postcard greetings when on holiday, although over half of them spend no more than ten minutes writing them. A good third invest at least 60 minutes while women (84 percent) write more than men and four percent even send letters.
Wagashi, Japanese sweetmeats made from only plant-based ingredients, such as soy
and rice, are served at traditional tea ceremonies. The Wagaaashi blog has hundreds of variations arranged in pretty dishes that are sure to inspire you to make your own.