Scoppio del Carro is the highlight of Italy's Easter celebration on Easter Sunday. A 9.1 metre tall antique cart is dragged into Piazza del Duomo completely packed with fireworks and other exciting pyrotechnics. When the cart is lit, it erupts for as long as twenty minutes while church bells ring and the crowd cheers. Read about more obscure Easter traditions by clicking the picture. #easter #eastertraditions #italy #scoppiodelcarro
Some men just want to watch the world burn - and apparently, a lot of them live in the Netherlands! Easter fires are all the rage there and they even have competitions to see who can build the largest and most impressive fires to celebrate spring and chase away the darkness of winter. Check out other obscure Easter traditions by clicking the picture! #easter #fire #netherlands #eastertraditions
Spanking and whipping is the norm in Czech Republic and Slovakia. Easter is the time for special, homemade whips to be used in an attempt to keep women healthy and beautiful for another twelve months. Spankings aren't hard or painful - it's just a bit of fun. Find other obscure Easter traditions from around the world by clicking the picture! #easter #eastertraditions #slovakia #czechrepublic #pomlázka #korbáč
In Bulgaria, Easter is egg-fight day. Hard boiled eggs are painted and used for "egg jarping" where people tap their egg against an opponent's. The last one to survive wins and their egg is displayed prominently throughout the Easter celebrations. Find more obscure Easter traditions by clicking the picture. #easter #eastertraditions #eggfighting #bulgaria
Greece loves Easter! One of the big parts of the day is hurling ceramic pots from the windows of homes and apartments - some as big as 2 metres tall. What used to be a tradition designed to rid the home of evil has turned into quite the spectacle for locals and tourists alike as they look on at the mounds of broken ceramic that fills the streets. Just another obscure Easter tradition - click the picture to read more. #easter #eastertradition #greece #potthrowing
Norway is all about murder mysteries during Easter! The whole country comes together to read crime novels and major television networks all run "Easter thrillers". Even the milk cartons come with murder mystery cartoons printed on the side! If there was one thing we didn't associate, it was Easter and murder mysteries, but Norway had figured out how to do it! Read more obscure Easter traditions - just click the picture. #easter #eastertraditions #norway #murdermystery
In Finland, Sweden & Denmark, children dress in rags like witches, carry an empty kettle and enjoy a mini Halloween-style trick-or-treating celebration for Easter. Another obscure Easter tradition - click the picture to read more! #easter #eastertraditions #finland #sweden #denmark
What could make for a better day out in Adelaide around the Easter holidays than a chocolate & coffee walking tour? This 3 hour tour will take guests through central Adelaide and the iconic Adelaide Markets.
This beautifully presented chocolate bouquet is the perfect Easter gift idea for the special someone in your life. Packed with chocolate and a delicious looking Lindt bunny in the centre, what could make for a better gift than an Easter basket this April? Like all of our gift baskets, delivery anywhere in Australia is included in the price. Send this chocolate bouquet anywhere in the country without having to pay any extra fees or hidden costs.
Who doesn't want to devour these two, adorable chocolate bunnies for Easter? This is an Easter basket with enough packed in for everybody. If Easter is one of their favourite holidays, is a fantastic gift idea Buy online from Gift It Now and send this Easter basket anywhere in Australia without having to pay anything extra for delivery.
What could make for a better Easter gift idea for the chocoholic in your life? This Box of Choc is a beautifully presented Easter gift basket that they'll love! As with all of our gift baskets, delivery is included in the price - send it anywhere in Australia and don't worry about hidden fees or costs!
This wicker basket filled with chocolate is practically bursting with eggs and the cutest, tastiest golden chocolate bunny ever! Have it delivered this Easter at no extra cost, anywhere in Australia, from Gift It Now!
Be immersed in the aromas, tastes and visual sensation of a commercial chocolate kitchen! Learn how fine chocolate is tempered on a marble bench and make your own moulded Belgian chocolate bars and chocolate dipped spoons – which you take home! PURE LUXURY!
Stuffed with lollies, nuts, dried fruits and plenty more - this gift box is so full that it's actually three gift boxes filled with delicious treats! Buy online from Gift It Now and send this gift basket anywhere in Australia without having to pay anything extra for delivery.