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CULTURAL EVENTS WORTH TRAVELING FOR

SIENA- Palio Race

When: July  

Dating back since the 13th century, Contradas (neighborhoods) compete in a horse race around the Piazza del Campo. 

FRANCE- Tour de France

When: July

Cheer on the cyclists during one of the 21 day stages in the charming villages of France.

VIENNA- Vienna Ball Season

When: January/February

Choose from over 450 balls and dance the night away held in one of Vienna’s stunning palaces or the famous opera house. 

SWITZERLAND-  Alpine Cattle Descent

When: August/September

The Appenzelle region of Switzerland celebrates the decent of their happy cows from the alps with traditional costume, cow bells and yodeling.

SEVILLE- April Fair

When: April

Following Holy week, Andalusians celebrate with a week of serious dancing, drinking, eating and socializing.  Each day, the party begins with a parade leading to the bullring.  Casetas line the fairground reserved for families and friends to party through the night.