Saturday, July 21, 2018

Holidays

Holidays
Tourists cross a street in Havana

U.S. Tourism to Cuba Revives after Months-Long Trump Slump – Sources

By Marc Frank HAVANA (Reuters) U.S. tourism to Cuba bounced back in June from a months-long slump, bolstered by increased visits from cruise ships that...
A woman holds up a ring as she takes part in a traditional wedding ceremony in the village of Galicnik

Wedding Tradition Lives On in Tiny Macedonian Village

GALICNIK, Macedonia (Reuters) Zlatko Dimovski started his wedding day the traditional way - a walk to a graveyard in the Macedonian village of Galicnik to...
World Cup - Final - France fans watch France v Croatia

Paris Fanzone Fills with 90,000 Willing ‘Les Bleus’ to World Cup...

By Bate Felix PARIS (Reuters) Crowds of cheering French soccer fans gathered in Paris on Sunday, draped in red, white and blue and singing the...
Child jockeys wait in line for a check up before a horse race at the Mongolian traditional Naadam festival, on the outskirts of Ulaanbaatar

Rights Groups Urge Better Treatment for Mongolia Child Jockeys

By Munkhchimeg Davaasharav ULAANBAATAR (Reuters) At the opening of Mongolia's traditional Naadam festival, red-cheeked child jockeys in brightly coloured outfits and helmets raced over the...
French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte Macron attend the traditional Bastille Day military parade on the Champs-Elysees avenue in Paris

France’s Macron Marks Second Bastille Day with Champs Elysees Parade

PARIS (Reuters) France celebrated Bastille Day on Saturday with a colourful military parade in Paris presided by President Emmanuel Macron, and hoped the party...
Fireworks explode in the sky above the Eiffel Tower, in a picture taken from the Montparnasse Tower Observation Deck, at the end of Bastille Day events in Paris

Mass French Police Deployment as Bastille Day Meets World Cup

PARIS (Reuters) France will close the Eiffel Tower and mobilise 110,000 security staff as the weekend World Cup soccer final and Bastille Day festivities...
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