Some of the items to pack for a one-day tour include toiletries, snacks, identification cards and cash. To have the best experience during such tours, individuals must be well prepared for everything, notes the Vacation Gals.
Labor Day occurs on the first Monday of September, regardless of the date. The first Labor Day was initially celebrated on a Tuesday, on Sept. 5, 1882, by a labor union in New York City. On June 28, 1894, Congress passed an act declaring Labor Day a national holiday.
"Opposite Day" is not an officially recognized holiday. There are some references to "Opposite Day" being on January 25. Generally, "Opposite Day" is simply declared on any day, and it begins whenever the starter says so.
Veterans Day is an American federal holiday celebrated each year on November eleventh. The day honors those who have served in the United States military.
There are multiple theories of the origin of Boxing Day. A "Christmas Box" is a term used in Great Britain for the term "Christmas present." Another theory of the origin of Boxing day stems from the tradition of servants receiving a "Christmas box" from their masters the day after Christmas.
Hong Kong is declared as a Special Administrative Region and is technically considered part of China. However, Hong Kong largely operates as an independent country to China because Hong Kong has its own currency, the Hong Kong dollar, legal system and parliamentary system.
Hong Kong is in the southeastern corner of China. It's located in the eastern part of the Pearl River Delta and faces the South China Sea.
Memorial Day is specifically for remembering those who have fallen in battle in service of the United States. Veterans Day honors all Americans who have served in the military, both living and deceased.
Hong Kong is a part of the nation of China, but it is not geographically located within China’s borders. Comprised of over 200 islands, Hong Kong borders the south coast of China and the South China Sea.
The seven days directly following Valentine's Day are: Slap Day, Kick Day, Perfume Day, Flirting Day, Confession Day, Missing Day and Break-up Day, which occur Feb. 15 through 21, respectively, according to the Happy Valentine's Day website. The meanings behind these days are open to self interpreta