|Mon. 10/5||All day||World Teachers' Day [IMAGE] In many countries, Teachers' Days are intended to be special days for the appreciation of teachers. Ever since the importance of teachers has been recognized by UNESCO, by adopting the “Recommendation concerning the status of teachers... more|
|Sat. 10/31||All day||
|Thu. 11/5||All day||Guy Fawkes & Bonfire Night November 5th is the anniversary of "the Gunpowder Plot". In 1605 Guy Fawkes (and a number of others) plotted to blow up the British Parliament under King James I with 36 barrels of gunpowder. [IMAGE] "Guy Fawkes Day" is celebrated on November 5th ... more|
|Mon. 11/30||All day||St. Andrew Public holiday in Romania as St. Andrew is the patron saint of Romania. Saint Andrew is also the patron saint of Scotland and St. Andrew's Day is the National Day of Scotland. You can learn more about that here: http://projectbritain.com/nationalda... more|
|Tue. 12/1||All day||Romania's National Day|
|Sun. 12/6||All day||St. Nicholas|
|Thu. 12/24||All day||Christmas Eve|
|Fri. 1/1||All day||New Year January 1 is the first day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 364 days remaining until the end of the year (365 in leap years). 2016 is a leap year (366 days). January 1 became the official start of the year in most countries (especially ... more|
|All day||New Year January 1 is the first day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 364 days remaining until the end of the year (365 in leap years). 2016 is a leap year (366 days). January 1 became the official start of the year in most countries (especiall... more|
|Sun. 2/14||All day||
St. Valentine's Day
A time to tell someone that you love him/her. Both men and women can send cards. Traditionally names are not written on the cards.
|All day||Valentine's Day|
|Mon. 3/1||All day||
St. David's Day
Celebrated in Wales in honour of St David, the patron saint of Wales. Many Welsh people wear a daffodil which is a national emblem of Wales.
|All day||MARTISOR Mărțișor (Romanian pronunciation: [mərtsiʃor]) is a traditional celebration of the beginning of spring, on March 1st. It is a tradition in Romania, Moldova, and all territories inhabited by Romanians and Aromanians. Almost th... more|
|Mon. 3/8||All day||
International Women's Day
International Women's Day (8 March) is a global day celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future. In Romania it is regarded as Mother's Day too.
|Wed. 3/17||All day||
St. Patrick's Day
More about St Patrick's Day :http://www.teachenglish4u.com/holidayscelebrations.htm
|Thu. 4/1||All day||April Fool's Day A day of jokes and tricks, April Fool’s Day, traditionally observed on the first of April, is not a legal holiday, but is widely recognized and celebrated as a day which tolerates practical jokes, general foolishness and other forms of mischief... more|
|Thu. 4/22||All day||Earth Day Earth Day is marked on 22nd April each year and it is a day on which events are held worldwide to increase awareness and appreciation of the Earth's natural environment. It is now coordinated globally by the Earth Day Network. The name and concept o... more|
|Fri. 4/23||All day||St. George's Day St. George is the Patron Saint of England so this day is regarded as England’s national day (although not an official bank holiday). On this day some patriotic English people wear a rose pinned to their jackets. [IMAGE] St. George is the Pat... more|
|All day||Shakespeare's Day Although not officialy recorded, 23rd April is considered to be William Shakespeare's birthday. William Shakespeare (baptised 26 April 1564; died 23 April 1616) was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English... more|
|Sat. 5/1||All day||
May Day /Labour's Day
Traditional English May Day celebrations include Morris dancing, crowning a May Queen and dancing around a Maypole.
Legal holiday in Romania, 1st May is Labour's Day.