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25 Май 2022

Worldwide Valentine’s day traditions in 2021.

Is Valentine's day worldwide? How to traditionally celebrate Valentine's day in different countries? Is it Valentine’s day in Spain? What is the capital of Valentine's day? Ideas for gifts for Valentine's day.
Worldwide Valentine’s day traditions in 2021.
     Chocolate hearts, love letters, poems and flowers are the cute signs of Valentine's Day. Each country celebrates this day in its own way, based on the customs and traditions that have developed. What are other cultures doing on this day? And how do you actually say “I love you” in Chinese? Does everyone give each other gifts?
     Valentine's Day has its own history dating back to antiquity. Bishop Valentine, after whom the holiday is named, lived in the city of Terni, Italy, in the 3rd century. Although he was forbidden to do this, he married the lovers and afterward presented them with a bouquet of flowers from his garden. It is reported that on February 14, 269 he was executed for the crime. Many years later, February 14 was celebrated as Valentine's Day.
     One of the most beautiful gifts, which can be - a romantic journey. And it is not necessary, only couples can pamper themselves - mom or dad can please their dear family. There are no boundaries for love! Traveling on Valentine's Day will allow you to fully be with your loved ones and express your love.
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Is Valentine's Day celebrated in Spain?

 red rose on Dia de St.Jordi
     The Spaniards skip Valentine's Day on 14 February. Instead, they celebrate the "Dia de St. Jordi" on April 23rd. On the day of Saint Gregory the men are given books and the women receive a single red rose from their husbands. This day is intended to commemorate the national hero Gregor, the heroic dragon slayer.
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Customs for Valentine's Day in Germany.

 Best Valentine's Day Gift.
     Valentine's Day only became known in Germany in the middle of the 20th century, when US soldiers stationed in Germany brought the custom with them from America.
In 2021 lovers mainly give each other flowers, most often red roses, to show affection for one another. But pretty Valentine's Day cards and sweets are also very popular!

How is the holiday of lovers celebrated in Poland?

 Sweet gifts for Valentine's Day.
     The worldwide "Valentine's capital" is probably in Poland - in the small town of Chelmno. A relic of St. Valentine is kept in the parish church of St. Mary. How to celebrate Valentine's Day? In Chelmno, this day is a big holiday and is accordingly celebrated in the "city of lovers". Every year a service is held in memory of Saint Valentine and thousands of red balloons are raised into the sky. In the evenings, lovers can attend numerous events and concerts. If you want to say yes here on this special day, you have to register the appointment in Chelmno years in advance at the registry office.
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When is Valentine's Day in China?

Traditions of China for Valentine's Day.
     The Chinese counterpart to Valentine's Day is the Chinese festival Qixi, the festival of lovers. According to the Chinese lunar calendar, this falls on the evening of the 7th day of the 7th month and thus in August. The day is based on a legend. On that evening it was possible for a poor shepherd boy and a weaver girl, two stars separated in the sky by a Milky Way, to be together for one night.

How is Valentine's Day celebrated in India?

Couple in love on Valentine's Day.
     Couples really have something to celebrate on Valentine's Day: They are under police protection and are allowed to walk through the streets undisturbed, holding hands. Something that would be completely unthinkable any other day. The lovers surprise themselves on this day with letters, flowers and small gifts.

Gift ideas for Valentine's Day in Russia.

A bouquet of roses as a gift for Valentine's Day.
     Valentine's Day actually has no tradition in Russia. As in other western countries, people here give each other flowers or chocolate. A day on which women are pampered by the whole family is International Women's Day on March 8th. Since it is a national holiday, there is no work. International Women's Day is a kind of combination of Mother's Day and Valentine's Day and has nothing to do with the fight of the feminists.
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What do lovers give each other in the UK? 

Valentine's Day gifts in the UK.
     Valentine's Day has a long tradition in the United Kingdom. Cards and letters with love poems and short messages are very popular as gifts. In the United Kingdom, Valentine's Day Wishes are mostly sent anonymously, even to lovers and married partners. Valentine's Day in the United Kingdom is also a special day for children. They go from house to house and sing songs about love and friendship. In return they get sweets, fruits and pocket money.
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Love locks for Valentine's Day in Italy. 

Locks of love in Italy.
     In Italy, lovers hang love locks on bridge railings as a symbol of solidarity. Often the couple's initials are engraved. The key is thrown into the water together.
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