Author: Xavier Guiya

Are you ready for Christmas yet? Each time the expected day is closer and we are celebrating Christmas properly. For this reason, in Supercurioso we wanted to explore How is Christmas celebrated in Colombia?. This Latin American country is a very festive and happy place that knows how to enjoy with the best Colombian Christmas traditions. If you want to know more, join us! Discover how Christmas is celebrated in Colombia “Since September it feels like December is coming” This is famous slogan that is heard on Colombian radio. And yes, one of the curiosities of Colombia is that Christmas…

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Christmas it is very close. This is a celebration full of history, traditions, and curiosities that brings families, friends, and communities together. And although each culture has its way of celebrating Christmas, Red and green are, together, the color that represents this time in almost the entire world. The decorations and even the people are decorated with these traditional colors that reinforce the emotions of the celebration and that are linked to its symbolism and characters. Throughout the years, new shades are incorporated into the celebration, which is why in this article by Supercurioso We will talk to you about…

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In Greek mythology we find several hybrid beings: centaurs, half man half horse, harpies, griffins, chimeras or manticores among others. However, there is one that is special, a winged horse capable of reaching Olympus and that is the son of one of the 12 of the Olympic pantheon. The myth of Pegasus has been transmitted over centuries and millennia, and its symbolism is absolutely powerful. Today in Supercurious we want to tell you the story of Pegasus in Greek mythology. Can you come with us? Well, let’s get started! The story of Pegasus in Greek mythology Pegasus in Greek mythology…

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the arrival of december brings with it the incredible and beloved Christmas holidays, and with them a parade of typical dishes of the Christmas season. Between them, it is given the tradition, on Christmas Eve, of eating baked turkey, which can never be missing at dinner. However, very little is known about the genesis of this dish and why turkey is eaten at Christmas. Something quite curious considering that it is customary in several countries in America and Europe. Therefore, join us in Supercurioso to learn more about the origin of the Christmas turkey. Origin of Christmas dinner It is…

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The Gods of Greek mythology They are loaded with symbolism. Of a meaning that generally bears some relation to the practical events in their lives. Memory was basic for the Greeks, because for centuries their culture was basically transmitted orally. It is not surprising that one of its original goddesses, with the category of Titan, was represented as the Greek goddess of memory. Today in Supercurious we present you the fascinating story of Mnemosyne in Greek mythology. Join us! First of all, we tell you that Its name comes from the ancient Greek word “mnēmē” which means “memory”.. From this…

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If there is a spectacle on Earth that can be truly called “magical” it is undoubtedly fireworks. They dazzle both children and adults and there are few people who do not smile when they see the spectacular colors and shapes silhouetted against the dark background of the night sky. Palm trees, waterfalls, stars… there are endless drawings that the masters of fireworks achieve to amaze their devoted followers. In addition, fireworks shows generally have the advantage of being free, so they can be enjoyed by everyone equally. They have been around for hundreds of years and if you have wondered…

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Like many artists of his day, Claude Monet lived a chaotic and beautiful life, as reflected in his paintings. For this reason, in Supercurioso we want to share with you the most fascinating Claude Monet curiosities. This painter always worked stubbornly, pursuing his own artistic goals: firstly, being attracted by the rhythmic beauty of the tall trees, and later, rigorously studying the modifications in color. But If there is something unalterable in his life and work, it is passion. Something that you can verify by reading the curious facts about Monet that follow below. 10 Curiosities of Claude Monet that…

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The Greek Underworld is the place where the souls of the deceased end up. In Greek mythology it is also known as “the kingdom of Hades”. Hades, in sharing the world with his brothers, was given the Underworld and reigns over it. It is a kingdom invisible to the living and has several different areas. The Champs Elysees, the Islands of the Blessed, Erebus and Tartarus are the most important. Join us in Supercurious to meet the best-known beings of the Greek underworld. Beings of the Greek Underworld When we talk about the underworld, a dark place full of torture…

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Christmas it is very close. This is a celebration full of history, traditions, and curiosities that brings families, friends, and communities together. And although each culture has its way of celebrating Christmas, Red and green are, together, the color that represents this time in almost the entire world. The decorations and even the people are decorated with these traditional colors that reinforce the emotions of the celebration and that are linked to its symbolism and characters. Throughout the years, new shades are incorporated into the celebration, which is why in this article by Supercurioso We will talk to you about…

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One of the most charming creatures in the marine world, it has captured people’s attention for years, due to its remarkable intelligence and friendly nature. Dolphin curiosities introduce us to an incredible and magical animal, which is capable of saving people in times of risk, helping sailors, interacting with us and have fun with the most diverse games. The friendly smile and tender look of the dolphins steal the hearts of everyone who has the opportunity to get close to them. But in addition to its positive characteristics, this species hides incredible features that are well worth knowing. Join us…

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