Taiwan, South Korea and Japan celebrate White Day.

Now that Valentine’s Day has passed, what’s next? In most Asian countries such as Taiwan, South Korea and Japan, people celebrate White Day, which is on March 14, a month after Valentine’s Day. On Valentine’s Day, women and girls normally prepare presents for their boyfriends or people they admire as an expression of love, affection and courtesy. Typical gifts are usually handmade chocolates and cookies. However, on White Day, reverse happens in which men will prepare gifts for the women who sent them gifts on Valentine’s Day as a return of favor. Sometimes if a man prepares gifts for  the woman who gave chocolates to him on Valentine’s Day, it is a sign of approving the woman and willing to love her back. 

Nowadays, many Taiwanese celebrate the White Day and girls usually anticipate their presents from their boyfriends or people they love. White Day is highly celebrated as Valentine’s Day by Taiwanese and many other Asians from around the world. 

Now that you know what White Day is, it is time to wait and anticipate your chocolates from your other half on March 14! 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s