World leaders prepare for the obligatory ‘family photo’ at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit, in Hanoi, in 2006. Photo: Reuters World leaders prepare for the obligatory ‘family photo’ at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit, in Hanoi, in 2006. Photo: Reuters
World leaders prepare for the obligatory ‘family photo’ at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit, in Hanoi, in 2006. Photo: Reuters

From saris in India to bowler hats in Bolivia – around the world in traditional dress

  • Stereotypically associated with France’s ‘Onion Johnnies’, berets have been worn in places as diverse as revolutionary Cuba and ancient Greece
  • Although wooden shoes are seen in Sweden, South Korea and Japan, they bring to mind the Netherlands for most of us

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World leaders prepare for the obligatory ‘family photo’ at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit, in Hanoi, in 2006. Photo: Reuters World leaders prepare for the obligatory ‘family photo’ at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit, in Hanoi, in 2006. Photo: Reuters
World leaders prepare for the obligatory ‘family photo’ at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit, in Hanoi, in 2006. Photo: Reuters
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