Bulgaria Joining Europe – What Does it Mean?
Bulgaria is one of the newest countries in Europe. Previously an ex-soviet country, Bulgaria is now part of Eastern Europe and after years of trying to join the EU and bringing the country up to speed with rules, regulations and infrastructure Bulgaria finally joined the EU in 2007. Since then Bulgaria has had targets it has been required to meet in order to complete the full transition into Europe.Curacao Celebrates Curacao Flag Day
Curacao Day: July 2, 2010 Curacao celebrates Curacao Flag Day as a public holiday. The local inhabitants of the island of Curacao commemorate the founding of the island by the Spanish sailor Alonso de Ojeda in 1499.Canada Day
Formerly known as Dominion day, Canada Day is a federal holiday celebrating on the 1st of July the enactment of the British North Americas Act of 1867. The celebrations commemorate Canada instated as a single country of 4 provinces. Also known as the Birthday of Canada marks the joining of the British colonies, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and the province of Canada divided into Quebec and Ontario.Bastille Day
Bastille Day is celebrated in France every year on the Fourteenth of July to commemorate the start of the great French Revolution of the eighteenth century which put an end to the French Aristocracy. The day was when the rebels stormed the fortress of Bastille Prison and broke out the inmates, and hence causing the initiation of the great revolution, which was later recognized as the foundation for the development of the great country of France.Bahamas Independence Day
The country gained its independence from Great Britain in 1973. Nassau, on New Providence Island, is the capital and the largest city.