What makes a holiday special? Family meetings, warm atmosphere and, of course, traditions. And just like with any other celebration, New Year traditions differ from country to country.
BelarusFeed asked Jonathan Blum, an American hockey player of Dinamo Minsk, to tell the real and false New Year traditions of Belarusians.
See how many of them he got right.
What do the people in your country do on New Year’s Eve?