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Tatami

Tatami mats are a traditional Japanese flooring. The top surface is made of woven straw. Traditional tatami are packed with straw. Nowadays some of them are packed with styrofoam. Tatami are individual mats. They have a uniform size and shape. Th ...

                                               

Tent

The tent is a movable, lightweight shelter which uses thin fabric to protect people from wind, rain and from the cold. The fabric walls of a tent are supported by wood or metal poles and thin ropes, and the tent or the ropes are usually attached ...

                                               

Game

A game is something that people often do for fun. If so, it is different from work. Many sports are games, and there are many professional sports. In those cases, there is money to be made, because it is a type of entertainment. There are differe ...

                                               

Bingo

Bingo or Housie is a game where people try to match numbers drawn at random with numbers on a card. When someone does this, they call "BINGO!" or "HOUSE!" very loud so everyone playing can hear. The game was invented in Italy in the 1500s. The ga ...

                                               

Carrom

Carrom is a indoor tabletop game. It is between billiards and table shuffleboard. Carrom is known by many names around the world, including carrum, couronne, carum, karam, karom, karum, fatta and finger billiards. The game was started in India,Fo ...

                                               

Cootie

Cootie is a roll-and-move-, 3-dimensional, table-top childrens game for 2 to 4 players. At the roll of the die, the player selects a component of the cootie such as the head or the tongue. The winner is the first to complete his cootie. Schapers ...

                                               

Dreidel

A Dreidel is a four-sided top which is played in the Hanukkah season by Jewish people. It is game of luck which uses candy, coins or other betting tokens.

                                               

Duck goose

Duck, duck, goose is a traditional game, three teams play outdoors. The idea of the game is simple: Everyone sits in a circle and chooses a person who, with a handkerchief in his hand, walks behind the back of the other participants. Before the e ...

                                               

Game show

A game show is a reality television program where people play a game for points, with the goal of winning money or prizes. Different game shows use different games. Most test the players knowledge, skill, or cleverness. Many game shows incorporat ...

                                               

The Game (mind game)

The Game is the name of a mind game. The goal is not to think about The Game itself. If someone thinks about The Game, they lose. If someone loses, they must tell someone or announce that they "lost The Game." The first known reference of The Gam ...

                                               

Gamebook

A gamebook is a book that is also a game. It is sometimes called solo adventure, or choose your own adventure. Choose Your Own Adventure is the name of a famous series of gamebooks.

                                               

Gilli-danda

Gilli "िगल्ली" -danda "डन्डा" is a game played by children in India and Pakistan. It is usually played by using a small round stick, about as long as a baseball or cricket bat. This is the danda. There is another smaller stick, round in the middl ...

                                               

Jackstones

Jackstones is a traditional Korean game. It is usually played by girls. The game is similar to the game Jacks. Jackstones is played by girls in rural villages of Andhra Pradesh by the name of Achenagandlu or Achamgilla or Chintapikkala aata, usin ...

                                               

Kottabos

Kottabos was a party game played at symposia in Ancient Greece. It was popular in the 5th and 4th centuries BC. It was also popular with the Etruscans. The game is played by flinging a bit of wine from ones cup at targets. The player would utter ...

                                               

Laser tag

Laser tag, what is now considered a game, started out as a military training exercise. In the beginning laser guns and the laser targets worn on the soldiers bodies were not connected, this means that the soldiers were able to continue firing the ...

                                               

Mahjong

A Mahjong game is played at a square table four sides all the same length. The dealer is called the "east" player and everyone else is called a different direction because of where they are sitting - so the person to Easts left is South, the pers ...

                                               

Mesoamerican ball game

The Mesoamerican ball game is a sport that people in Mesoamerica have played since about 1.400 B.C.E. It was the first team sport in history, as far as historians know. The Olmecs, who lived from 1.200 B.C.E. to 400 B.C.E., played the Mesoamerica ...

                                               

MouseHunt

MouseHunt is a popular game on Facebook. The game is about you catching different kinds of mice using different traps and bases and different kinds of cheeses. To move up levels, you must get more points by catching more unique mice.

                                               

Rock–paper–scissors

Rock, paper, scissors is a two-person hand game. It is often used as a selection method in a similar way to coin flipping or drawing straws to randomly select a person for some purpose. However, unlike truly random selections, it can be played wi ...

                                               

Role-playing

Role-playing is changing ones behaviour to assume a role. This can be deliberately to act out an adopted role, or unconsciously to fill a social role. The Oxford English Dictionary defines role-playing as "the changing of ones behaviour to fulfil ...

                                               

Russian roulette

Russian roulette is a deadly game played with a revolver. In the game, there is only one bullet in one of the six cylinder slots of the revolver. The person then closes the cylinder, spins it, places it against their head or sometimes inside thei ...

                                               

Shinty

Shinty a traditional game now mainly played in the Scottish Highlands. It involves 2 teams of twelve players using a stick to put a ball in the opposing teams net. It was once played over all Scotland but is now played mostly in the Scottish High ...

                                               

Simon Says

The game of Simon Says is a childrens game. It is played in many parts of the world. One player is "Simon" and gives instructions to other players. Players should only follow instructions if "Simon" first says, "Simon says.". Players are eliminat ...

                                               

Soggy biscuit

Soggy biscuit is a masturbation game played mostly by teenage groups in which the participants stand around a biscuit or faye musgrave masturbating until ejaculating onto it; the last person to do so must eat the biscuit. The term is thought to h ...

                                               

Strategy

Strategy is a word which was first used by the military. It comes from an ancient Greek word for the general officer commanding all the armed forces of a state. A strategy is a long term plan on what to do to achieve a certain goal. When talking ...

                                               

Telestrations

Telestrations is a party game in which players must draw an object listed on a card, then guess what the other players have drawn. USAopoly makes the game.

                                               

Tic-tac-toe

Tic-tac-toe, also called noughts and crosses or Xs and Os is a game for two people that only requires pencil and paper, although you can also use a board with tokens. The board which can be a drawing on a paper or other place consists of a square ...

                                               

Warhammer 40.000

Warhammer 40.000 also called 40K is a table-top game in which model armies fight against each other on miniature terrain. It is played using dice to decide what happens and a ruler to tell how far a unit moves. Each army has many types of weaponr ...

                                               

Hobby

Some people do arts and crafts. They make clothing or decorations with their hands. Some popular arts and crafts that involve textiles or fabrics include crocheting, sewing making clothing, embroidery, knitting, and quilting. Some people like to ...

                                               

Arts and crafts

Arts and crafts describes a wide variety of activities involving making things with ones own hands. Arts and crafts is usually a hobby. Some crafts have been practised since preshistoric times, others are more recent inventions. William Morris, J ...

                                               

Birdwatching

Birdwatching or birding means going outside to enjoy watching birds. It is a popular hobby. Someone who does this may be called a birdwatcher, but more often a twitcher or birder. They are usually amateurs. The scientific study of birds is called ...

                                               

Caving

Wise spelunkers explore in groups, to prevent being lost or stranded in a cave. Spelunkers need reliable equipment, because the descent into a cave is like mountain climbing in the opposite direction. Basic spelunking equipment is similar to what ...

                                               

Fishkeeping

Fishkeeping is a popular hobby, done by aquarists. It is concerned with keeping fish in a home aquarium or garden pond. Fish have been raised as food in pools and ponds for thousands of years.

                                               

Glow fuel

Glow fuel is a term used to tell about fuel used for model airplanes, helicopters, cars and boats. Glow fuel can be burned by very simple two-stroke engines or by four-stroke engines. Engines like this provide lots of power in a small size. Somet ...

                                               

Numismatics

Numismatics is the study and collecting of coins and the history behind the coins. A Numismatist is either a collector of coins or a scholar who studies the history of coins.

                                               

Despatch rider

A despatch rider is someone in the army who delivers messages. A despatch rider either rides a horse or a motorcycle. Despatch riders were used by armies to send messages between headquarters and the fighting soldiers. They might be delivering re ...

                                               

Moto GP on BBC

Moto GP on BBC was a presentation of Moto GP produced by BBC Sports. Races and qualifying are televised on BBC One, BBC Two, BBC Three or BBC HD and streamed live on BBC Red Button.

                                               

Motocross

Motocross is a form of motorcycle racing. It is done on an off-road circuit. The sport came from motorcycle trials competitions held in the United Kingdom. Motocross is a physically demanding sport. It is held in all weather conditions and is a h ...

                                               

Elfstedentocht

The Elfstedentocht, Dutch for Eleven cities tour is a race for people on ice skates. The race takes place on canals in Friesland in the north of the Netherlands. The route of the race goes through eleven towns and is nearly 200 kilometers long. I ...

                                               

Ice hockey

Ice hockey is a sport that is played by two teams on ice. The players wear ice skates on their feet and can skate across the ice at very high speeds. They hold hockey sticks, which they use to push, shoot or pass a puck around the ice. The player ...

                                               

Ice skating

Ice skating is skating on ice as a sport, entertainment or pastime. Ice skates, a special type of boot with metal blades on the bottom, are worn to skate on ice. Figure skating and speed skating are the sport forms of ice skating. Hockey is also ...

                                               

IF Hallby

IF Hallby is a sports club in the town of Jonkoping in Sweden. It was established on 7 April 1929., It originally ran cross-country skiing, soccer, track and field athletics and ice skating. The club won the 1932 speed skating district team champ ...

                                               

Rink

Rinks are places for sports. There are several types of rinks: "Ice rinks" are also called ice skating rinks. Ice rinks have ice on the floor if they are inside, and on the ground if they are outside. Ice rinks are places for people to play ice h ...

                                               

Roller derby

Roller derby is a sport played on roller skates. It used to be played by both men and women, but it was restarted by women. There are now a growing number of mens and mixed teams around the world who are playing roller derby. For a long time, man ...

                                               

Symposium

A symposium was a drinking party in Ancient Greece. Guests were males. Well bred women did not attend. Boys or slave girls served the food and drink, danced, juggled, played music, or otherwise entertained the assembly. These servers were usually ...

                                               

Gagra

Gagra is a town in Abkhazia. It covers an area of about 5 kilometres. It is located on the northeastern coast of the Black Sea, at the base of the Caucasus Mountains. The moderate climate makes it a popular tourist resort. Gagra is the centre of ...

                                               

Vals, Switzerland

Vals is a municipality of the district Surselva in the canton of Graubunden in Switzerland. On 1 January 2015 the former municipality of St. Martin merged into the municipality of Vals. It is known for its mineral water brand Valser.

                                               

Yverdon-les-Bains

Yverdon-les-Bains is a municipality in Jura-Nord vaudois in the canton of Vaud in Switzerland. It is the capital of the district. As of 31 December 2017, 30.143 people lived in Yverdon-les-Bains. It was called Eburodunum and Ebredunum during the ...

                                               

Trail

A trail is a pedestrian path or road mainly used for walking, but often also for cycling, cross-country skiing or other activities. Some trails are off-limits to everyone other than hikers, and few trails allow motorized vehicles.

                                               

Anglesey Coastal Path

The Anglesey Coastal Path is a 1.400-mile is a footpath on the island of Anglesey, Wales in the United Kingdom. The footpath is a part of the Wales Coast Path.