Tag: Tradition

Penny For The Guy A Lost British Tradition

Penny For The Guy, was when you annually made a guy out of old rags, filled either with paper or straw. Place him in a pushchair or a wheelbarrow, and you would either place him in front of a shop or knock on neighbours doors, chanting “Penny For The Guy”. This was to help to

Kanmon Strait Fireworks Festival Annual Tradition

Kanmon Strait Fireworks Festival Annual Tradition a huge joint display festival across the Kanmon Straits. It is between Shimonoseki City in Yamaguchi Prefecture and Kita-Kyushu City in Fukuoka Prefecture. This is the video, of Shimonoseki Summer Fireworks over Kanmon Straits back, in 2015. Looking for a fireworks holiday abroad? We did a post about Greece