Fireworks on Bastille Day

Prompt #7: Joining in a local festival, holiday or special event is a great way to learn more about a local culture. Share the story of a celebration that meant something to you on your travels.

In 2006, I was in Paris on Bastille Day. Here’s a short video of watching fireworks at the Eiffel Tower.

What’s a foreign holiday you’ve experienced?

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