Travel July 15, 2017

Bastille Day in Paris: What To Expect If You Are In Paris On Bastille Day

Bastille Day is celebrated on the 14th of July in France.  It commemorates the common people’s revolution against the nobility and the Catholic clergy and ultimately ending with the abolishment of the monarchy and the establishment of a republic.  In short, it is of great significance to the French and is comparable to the celebration of the 4th of July in the United States.