Halloween Traditions Around the World

Looking Beyond American Traditions 1 of 7

When autumn strikes, kids [and, yes, adults] start to daydream about their Halloween costumes and the piles of candy they will consume; they decorate their homes and carve pumpkins in anticipation of Halloween. This American tradition has spread around the world, but there are other traditions that are still practiced to this day in various countries. In fact, American Halloween traditions have roots in other, older traditions. 

Don't be scared ^_^ Keep reading for the chilling details.

Trina Otero • Culture & Politics Writer