Countries around the world all have their own unique customs

The bizarre local laws you need to know when travelling to these 14 countries

Countries around the world all have their own unique customs, with many having strict laws in place for travellers' safety.

If you are heading to one of the following popular destinations this year, MyBaggage.com have identified 14 of the most unusual international laws to be aware of to avoid facing a hefty fine.

In Florence it is an offence to eat or drink while sitting on church steps or within a church courtyard. The same law applies to eating near any public buildings.

1. Italy - Do not eat on the church steps

In Florence it is an offence to eat or drink while sitting on church steps or within a church courtyard. The same law applies to eating near any public buildings.
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