A glimpse of Bahrain

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2nWiDk6t1so&feature=related http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TbVDX1BYMg0&feature=related For those of you about to dig into the food of Bahrain, these videos will give you a glimpse into the culture and lifestyle. … [Read more...]

Witness Junkanoo – Bahamas’ national festival

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qa5uX2TcrRo This fun video will teach give you a glimpse into Bahamian Junkanoo, the national festival of the Bahamas, celebrated at Christmastime: … [Read more...]

The culture & varied climates of Azerbaijan

About Azerbaijan from Anar GARIBOV on Vimeo. I adore this video! Also: I read the most fascinating fact in this article by Laura Kelley about Azeri food and culture: Like Georgia, Azerbaijan has a wide variety of climatic zones as well. In fact, nine of eleven climatic zones are represented, and in Azerbaijan one can simultaneously see all four seasons just by traveling from one end of the country to the other. High mountains, fertile foothills growing tea and citrus, dry steppes, luxurious … [Read more...]

Austrian Folk Music

Get your dancing shoes on! Here's  taste of Austrian Folk music for you to enjoy! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4_lyS531Q2I … [Read more...]

Australian Cooking Show and Didgeridoo

See how to make kangaroo plus other dishes... these guys have several episodes of Aussie cooking on YouTube. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qsBmdRbe2N0&feature=channel And listen to that famous, oh so cool, Aboriginal music - played with the Didgeridoo. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9g592I-p-dc&feature=fvw … [Read more...]

An Armenian Folk Medley

Shakila is a famous Persian singer. Listen to her gorgeous voice as she sings Armenian Folk Medly (sic). Even if you don't know exactly what she's saying, the high quality video tells the story. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWXUK_YLoNQ … [Read more...]

The Argentine Tango

Have you ever seen an Argentine Tango? Be prepared for a boost of energy! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oN0o_ZgdCL0 Speaking of energy - consider trying Yerba Mate Tea. This video will tell you all about it! (I found some at Whole Foods made by Traditional Medicinals): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s3ArZw4bBsM&feature=channel … [Read more...]

Angolan Peace Song

You may be aware that Angola was in civil war from 1975-2002 (after winning independence from Portugal). This war devastated Angola, but they are working hard to put the pieces back together. Here is a beautiful Angolan peace song (with English subtitles). [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=38TSuxp6yQ8] Want to learn more about Angola? Read the story of 5 men who ride their motorcycles through Angola. Even if you aren't interested in their story, I highly recommending looking … [Read more...]