Thanksgiving 2020 is quickly approaching. This special holiday is celebrated throughout the United States and marks a largely sanitized account of the founding of Plymouth Colony in 1620. Though other cultures also celebrate Thanksgiving Days, we’re focusing here on the North American variant. Thanksgiving is traditionally a time for gathering together with friends and family and sharing a hearty meal. In this short guide, we profile some Thanksgiving traditions and explore some fun travel destinations. Find out where to go for Thanksgiving 2020 and discover some great ideas for your family’s Thanksgiving vacation.
The holidays are a time for decorative lights. Zoo lights are great because they combine two things we really enjoy: holiday lights and the zoo! In this article, we’re taking a look at some major zoos around the country and bringing you the best holiday light shows we could find.
With traditional Thanksgiving travel arrangements upended, there’s a surprising silver lining in the chance to rethink Thanksgiving as travel vacation holiday. If you’re kicking around the idea of a Thanksgiving vacation, this short article is geared especially for you. We’re profiling some great US travel destinations where you can relax this holiday and not feel like you’re missing all the things that make Thanksgiving such a special time of year.
Christmas is that time of year. In this special holiday guide, we’re taking a look at traditions in the United States. We’ll also toss in a few holiday vacation destination recommendations for good measure. This is our guide to Christmas traditions in the United States.
Dates of Federal Holidays for 2020
New Year’s Day – January 1, Wednesday
Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. – January 20, Monday
Washington’s Birthday – February 17, Monday
Memorial Day – May 25, Monday
Independence Day – July 3, Friday
Labor Day – September 7, Monday
Columbus Day – October 12, Monday
Veterans Day – November 11, Wednesday
Thanksgiving Day – November 26, Thursday
Christmas Day – December 25, Friday
The Fourth of July is that classic American holiday when all our grandiose display of flags, barbeque, apple pie, and fireworks come together in a delectable slice of true Americana. Many of us fondly remember trips across the state line to purchase obscenely powerful firecrackers. There’s also the annual family trip to the beach and the time-honored tradition of the Main Street parade. These quintessential Fourth of July traditions are what make the Fourth of July…well…the Fourth of July. We took a look around the United States and are bringing your our favorite places to enjoy the Fourth in all its patriotic glory. These are our recommendations for ways to celebrate the Fourth of July.
Many interesting activities will be held in Shikoku Japan to attract tourists every summer. Shikoku is the smallest city of Japan's four large islands. No matter And the Spirit of Sacrifice, Tokushima Apo Dance, or other diversified fireworks, all of them are worth experiencing! All the festivals listed in the list are important gatherings in the summer of Shikoku. If you are planning your summer vacation in Japan, visit Shikoku!
Summer Kansai Fireworks Festival is something you cannot miss in your summer vacation in Japan.
Wearing a yukata and holding moon-shaped fans to attend the fireworks festival has become a part of Japan's poetic summer scenery. We have to mention Kansai when talking about fireworks festivals. Each place has its own characteristics. It is a really unique experience when appreciating the fireworks exploding in the sky. Have you decided where to go watch fireworks in Japan this summer?
July is the time to enjoy summer vacation. Nagoya, a famous historical city, has not only diversified interesting buildings, but also a lot of fun activities to accompany you through the hot summer Fireworks Display, Water Park, Restricted Haunted House, and world events, etc., a lot of brilliant shows. Come to follow us to view these brilliant shows
Interested in spend your summer vacation in Japan? Hokkaido summers are very interesting. In addition to the blooming flower fields and the lavender flowers, the highlight of summers in Japan is the summer festivals and the firework festivals that become quite lively during this time. You also cannot miss the delicious summer fruit and ice cream.
A famous district of Honolulu is Ala Moana. The district has the vast Ala Moana Center shopping complex and the local favorite Ala Moana Beach. The downtown district of Honolulu is home to the Hawaii State Capitol building and Iolani Palace. The Iolani Palace is a museum but was once the home of Hawaiian Royalty. Other famous museums are the Bernice Pauhj Bishop Museum and Hawaiian State Art Museum. Both showcase the local culture and arts.
Italy is a happy and free country with various festivals. Each district has their own features in Italy, such as Carnival, the Venice Film Festival, Siena’s Horse Racing Festival, Milan Fashion Week, and the Milan Furniture Fair, etc.
8 things you cannot forget on an unforgettable trip to valencia
Valencia is located in the eastern coast of Spain, and is the third largest city in the country. One of the greatest marks of the city is the coexistence of ancient structures and modern buildings. Flying or traveling by train, it takes 1 hour to arrive in the city, and 2-3 days is sufficient to explore the city.
Thailand’s rose of the north
# The Loy Krathong Water Festival of Lights# takes place every November, and it is best to participate in this traditional festival in Chiang Mai.# Thousands gather together to light and release the sky lanterns, where Chiang Mai holds a grand skylight event, with sky lanterns lit in the night sky. The scene is very spectacular.
Chiang Mai, the capital of Thailand during the Lanna reign, is also an important birthplace of Theravada Buddhism. The city is scattered with more than 100 temples, and is referred to as the Northern Buddhism capital. The three famous temples in the ancient city of Chiang Mai, Wat Chedi Luang, Wat Phra Singh and Wat Chiang Man, each have their own special characteristics. On Doi Suthep Mountain from the Ssangyong Temple, you can look out over a panoramic view of the city. The forest temple Wat Umong outside the ancient city, and Wat Suan Dok with its excellent sunset scenery, are also worth a visit.
Mount Fuji, about 2.5 hours' drive from Tokyo, is not only the most well-known and tallest mountain in Japan, but also a well deserved symbol of Japan. In recent years, climbing Mount Fuji has become a major craze. In addition, you can go to Lake Kawaguchi and Oshino Hakkai to enjoy hot springs and experience the most exciting Fuji-Q Highland Amusement Park.
Saga is the smallest county of Kyushu. If you ignore the beauty of Saga for its small size, it is a pity indeed. Saga is famous for Ureshino Onsen and Takeo Onsen. The morning market of Yobuko is with the freshest seafood. Aritayaki and Imari porcelain are the most famous porcelains in Japan. Of course, Saga beef, Sanrai chicken and bustling hot air balloon festivals are the wonderful things that you cannot miss in Saga.
Sapporo is the capital of Hokkaido, the main city to enter and leave Hokkaido. There are not so many scenic spots in Sapporo, so one day is enough; as the most prosperous city in Hokkaido, shopping, foods and intermediate center are the main functions of Sapporo. Food, window-shopping and shopping should be the main purposes here for you!
Asahikawa is located in the middle of Hokkaido. It is one of Hokkaido’s transportation hubs and it is also a doorway to the Sounkyo Gorge.The Sounkyo Gorge is about an hour's drive from Asahikawa. The hot springs town in the snowy mountains is Hokkaido’s most famous spot for maple viewing in autumn, and it hosts the famous Ice Waterfall Festival in winter.
Dates of Federal Holidays 2019
· New Year’s Day – January 1, Tuesday
· Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. – January 21, Monday
· Washington’s Birthday – February 18, Monday
· Memorial Day – May 27, Monday
· Independence Day – July 4, Thursday
· Labor Day – September 2, Monday
· Columbus Day – October 14, Monday
· Veterans Day – November 11, Monday
· Thanksgiving Day – November 28, Thursday
· Christmas Day – December 25, Wednesday
Christmas is coming soon, and fantastic lights are popping up everywhere in Japan. The Christmas spirit is picking up. As the capital, Tokyo is full of romantic lights. Let's take a look at the 8 most popular places.
Participate in Osaka Tenjin Matsuri Festival: One of the three major festivals in Japan Osaka Tenjin Matsuri Festival, with a history of more than 1,000 years, is one of the "three major festivals" in Japan and the largest water celebration in the world The highlight of the festival is the "Parade on Land" and "Parade by Boat". Parade on Land indicates that 3,000 people dressed in Nara's Heian court costume and the God sedan with the slowly walk forward; Parade by Boat indicates that about 100 boats from Tenma Bridge go upstream. In the evening, there is also the fireworks display.
10 Things You Have to do in Ibaraki
Ibaraki Prefecture is about an hour's drive from Tokyo. Spring Airlines also has a direct flight from China to Ibaraki. Whether it is a day trip starting from Tokyo or a long trip by plane, you can follow this guide.
Nepal is a small country under the Himalayas, bordering Tibet and India. There are temples, historical sites and magnificent scenery here. Combined with the low price of commodities, it has always been a popular tourist destination. The article introduces 10 unmissable things in Nepal.
Are you looking for things to do in Sydney during the Summer season? So, here are some of the great things to do in Sydney. The image which first pops up into our minds when we hear the word, ‘SYDNEY’ is that of a canvas painting, with the opera house, the arched harbor bridge and speedboat making its way from the horizon into our perceptive gaze. Sydney is a destination all travel mongers hype. The capital of New South Wales, Sydney, is one of the largest and most lively cities in Australia. Sydney is a city filled with wonder, excitement, and vigor. There are so many things to be explored in this city. The moonlight cinema’s to yoga under the shining sun. Sydney vows to leave you gasping for air. This city is one of the most popular tourist destinations, which sees an annual influx of almost 1 million people every year.
Hokkaido is famous for its volcanoes, natural hot springs (onsen), and ski areas, the northernmost of Japan's main islands. The territory of Hokkaido is 83,456.58km2, which is 22 percent of the country's total land area. Hokkaido, as a country, is currently the world's 21st largest island. The people of Japan are proud of the big island, where nature combines so well with the lives of people. Hokkaido is famous for its high quality and freshness of its seafood because the cold waters around the northernmost prefecture of Japan are ideal for fish and sea vegetation. It was formerly known as Yezo, Yeso, Ezo, or Yesso. Some areas in the county are particularly famous for a specific commodity, such as Rishiri and Rebun's uni (sea urchin).
This day is an occasion to bestow and dedicate a day of your life exclusively to the man who has given so much to you as a Father’s day gift. You can spend the day with him in activities he loves to enjoy and indulge in, to recall some old sweet memories when you two spent together years back when you were much younger. While mostly the mother who gets the limelight in all the debates and discussions regarding bringing up children, the father is equally important in the development of a healthy child. It is said that if he is affectionate and supportive, it has a huge positive impact on the child’s cognitive skills and social development. It is famously said that a father is the son’s first hero and the daughter’s first love.
The Most Romantic Place for New Year's – Taipei
Every 31st December, the eyes of the whole world are drawn to Taipei, a place CNN once named as one of the world's ten most unique cities to spend New Year's in. If you find yourself in Taipei to ring in the new year, there's nothing more festive than watching the spectacularly colourful fireworks display and catching the star-studded open-air concert!