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traditions

  • Muguet 1er mai
    Marseille

    1er mai – Fête du muguet

    On the 1st of May, the tradition in France is to offer a sprig of lily of the valley to family members and friends as a symbol of good fortune. This tradition…

  • grunnlovsjubileet_2014_-_eidsvoll
    Oslo

    17th of May – Norway’s National day

    History   The 17thof May is the National day in Norway and it commemorates the day the Constitution was signed in 1814 at Eidsvoll. Unlike many countries, Norway celebrates the Constitution Day…

  • savon_marseille1
    Marseille

    Savon de Marseille

    If you go to visit Marseille or Provence one day, chances are high that you’ll be tempted to buy some savons de Marseille as souvenirs and gifts. And you’ll be right, as…