Perfect Romanian Unions: 3 Grand Must-Visit Castles

Every December 1st, Romania hosts one of its most important holidays, Union Day. Throughout parades, speeches and celebrations, largely in the capital of Bucharest, the country celebrates the unification of the Romanian provinces in style. Even if you can’t make it to the Union Day celebrations in Bucharest, you can celebrate all things Romanian, largely by planning a castle hopping itinerary throughout the country. To see some of Romania’s most prized structures, don’t miss these three castles in the country.

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A Dinner Table Mouthful! How to Say 'Bon Appétit' in 15 Languages Across Europe

The French phrase, “Bon appétit,” is often used as a substitute for the lack of an English phrase of the same meaning. While you might hear, “Enjoy your meal,” Bon appétit is one of the most common ways of greeting someone before they chow down. As most of the country gets ready to have a Thanksgiving feast, in case you have a few at your table who don’t speak English or French for that matter, it is useful to know how to wish someone a good meal in some of France’s neighbors. Here’s how to say essentially, “Good appetite,” in 15 European languages.

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Visiting Valras-Plage, France

Many American tourists flock to Biarritz to get a taste of southern beach life, but not as many make it to Valras-Plage, another treasure of a town. Located in the Languedoc-Roussillon region of France, Valras-Plage is a former fishing village at the mouth of the Orb river.

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3 Scary Spots in France

The French don’t typically celebrate Halloween. Sure, there’s the occasional costume party, and some stores sell Halloween-related goods (like a carve your own pumpkin kit). However, for the most part, the concept of Halloween hasn’t taken hold in France. If you happen to find yourself in my favorite country on Halloween and want to add a little spookiness (with a side of history) to your day, there are plenty of options. Here are my top three suggestions:

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Four Quirky Christmas Traditions in Europe

For many, Christmas is a time to gather around with friends and family, exchanging gifts and meals. However, for those in many parts of Europe, the Christmas season is a little less cut and dry. From visits from witches to giant burning goats, Christmas in Europe can have decidedly strange traditions and customs. Here are just four of those quirky Christmas traditions found across the continent.

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