Legal Drinking Age Around the World

Posted to Maps  |  Nathan Yau

While we’re on the topic of beer (it is Friday after all), let’s take a look at legal drinking age around the world. Greenland – no age limit. Probably gotta drink to stay warm, eh? Have a nice weekend, everyone. Be kind to your liver.

[Thanks, Jason]

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