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European Skincare for Everyone!

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European Skincare for Everyone!

There's no doubt that European skincare is some of the best in the world. From luxurious French brands to innovative Swiss formulations, Europeans have long been at the forefront of the skincare industry. Let's review some of the best European brands at The European Gift Store.

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Bastille Day in France: A Celebration of French Culture and Heritage

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Bastille Day in France: A Celebration of French Culture and Heritage

Every July 14th, the French celebrate their national holiday, Bastille Day. This holiday commemorates the storming of the Bastille prison in 1789, which was a pivotal moment in the French Revolution. Today, Bastille Day is celebrated with parades, fireworks, and other festivities that showcase French culture and heritage. If you're interested in learning more about this unique holiday, keep reading!   One of the best ways to experience Bastille Day is to attend one of the many parades that take place in cities and towns throughout France. These parades typically feature marching bands, floats, and historical reenactments. In Paris, the...

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European Celebrations for 2022 World Chocolate Day: July 7th

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European Celebrations for 2022 World Chocolate Day: July 7th

In 2022, World Chocolate Day will be celebrated all throughout Europe! This day is dedicated to the delicious and sweet treat that is chocolate. Every country has their own unique way of celebrating, so we wanted to give you a sneak peak at some of the festivities that will be taking place. From chocolate festivals to wine and chocolate pairings, there is something for everyone! Keep reading to learn more about European celebrations for World Chocolate Day 2022.

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European Countries' Midsummer Celebrations: A Unique and Colorful Tradition

European Countries' Midsummer Celebrations: A Unique and Colorful Tradition

Europe is a continent with a rich history and diverse cultures. One of the most unique and colorful traditions observed in many European countries is the celebration of Midsummer. This tradition takes place on or around the summer solstice, which falls on the week of June 21st this year. Each country celebrates Midsummer in its own way, but all celebrations share some common elements. In this blog post, we will explore the history and customs of Midsummer celebrations in several European countries!     Germany   In Germany, Midsummer is known as Sommernacht, or "Summer Night." One of the most...

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Father's Day Across Europe: Dates and Traditions

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Father's Day Across Europe: Dates and Traditions

Father's Day is celebrated in a number of European countries, with different dates and traditions than what is celebrate in the USA. In this blog post, we will take a look at Father's Day across a few countries in Europe.

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