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This 18th Century fashion fad will explain the meaning of a popular nursery rhyme.

Source: Wikimedia Commons

It’s the 18th Century and young men from wealthy British families take the Grand Tour — a trip across Europe to broaden their minds, as a rite of passage. They get to experience new cultures and new dishes — including pasta from Italy — thus referring to themselves as “belonging to the macaroni club”.

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Raluca Enescu

Small charity manager; workers’ rights advocate; data cruncher; purveyor of pretty graphs. Writing in History of Yesterday, Illumination and The Daily Cuppa.