While you enjoy a glass of wine at a fancy restaurant or just clubbing the night out, everyone has their own peculiar way of doing things. And some are more than unusual. Here are a few of Unusual New Year Rituals around the world.
#10 Eating 12 Grapes (Spain)
In Spain, it is said that if you manage to stuff 12 grapes in your mouth at midnight then you’ve achieved good luck for next year.
#9 Wear Polka Dots or Eat Round Fruits (Philippines)
People in Philippines believe that wearing something round or eating something round brings good luck and attracts financial fortune over the year.
#8 108 Rings (Japan)
In Japan, they ring their bells 108 times following the Buddhist belief which says that it brings cleanliness.
#7 Sweet Coins (Bolivia)
Bolivians do it the sweet way. They bake coins into sweet and whoever finds it is supposed to have good luck for the rest of the year.
#6 Suitcases (Colombia)
Colombians are said to carry suitcases with them all day long in hopes of a travel filled year.