There is nothing like old dingy wooden spaces with rustic fireplaces and a strong stench of ale. Other countries have tried to recreate this classic and unnervingly cozy social space, but they just can’t capture the elusive magic of the traditional British pub.
2. Our obsessional love of queuing
Take the Wimbledon tennis championship queue as an example. Come rain or shine, you’ll see rows of Brits neatly lined up, snaking through the neighboring streets in a polite and ordinary fashion.
There’s purpose, order, and a system. What’s not to love?