New Year’s Eve

Why we kiss each other on New Year’s Eve

It might go all the way back to 8th century BC.

However, if you’re really worried about being kiss-less at the beginning of the new year, then you might want to go to Scotland.

During Hogmanay, the Scottish new year celebration, it is traditional to give a kiss to everyone in the room. The idea is to connect friends and strangers, and it also makes the single people feel a bit better.

Source: Why we kiss each other on New Year’s Eve – Business Insider