If monastic production brings to mind only rosaries and saint statues, you couldn’t be more wrong. Here are 10 marvelous things made by monks.
Take a drive through Switzerland’s countryside in autumn, and you’ll encounter one of the most fascinating country’s traditions: unmanned roadside stands selling seasonal fresh-picked vegetables and fruits.
Many farms in Switzerland offer fruit and vegetable picking in September. People come to pick their own pumpkins, beans, apples, raspberries, plums, and other seasonal vegetables and fruits. It’s a lot of fun for families with children.
97% of Romanians and 90% of Lithuanians live in their own apartments or houses, while more than half of the Swiss and Germans rent their residential properties. Here’s why.
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Warburtons bread is the most loved shopping brand in the UK, Coca-Cola ranked number one in the US, bakery brand Dr.Oetker leads Germany’s ranking, while Maggi products are the most popular in Malaysia.
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Supervised children play area, double shopping carts, self-order kiosks, smart mirrors and even a free airport lounge access to all passengers. Companies around the world come up with brilliant ideas how to satisfy customers.