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The first president of the United States, George Washington, is usually commemorated on the third Monday of February. All federal workers get an official day off and can spend this day together with their families. Even though George Washington was born on February 11, 1731, the date of the ho... ->

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Peculiarities of Celebrating Valentine’s Day around the World

Valentine's Day is the most romantic and awaited holiday for all the couples around the world. Regardless of the origins of this day, we all consider Valentine’s Day as a day to say soft words to our loved ones and make them feel special once again. Here is a list of countries that are w... ->

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Do You Know the History of Presidents’ Day?

Apart from Valentine’s Day, in February we celebrate Presidents’ Day on the third Monday of the month. This year, it falls on February 20. On this day, we honor the presidents of the United States, especially George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, for their accomplishments for the ... ->

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Different Christmas Traditions in the World

The birth of Jesus Christ is a widely celebrated holiday beloved all over the world. This day is usually full of kindness, happiness, and love. With these features in common, many countries have developed a specific approach to the celebration. Below are some peculiarities of certain countries. ... ->

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