Most countries with royalty celebrate their monarch's birthday with pomp and ceremony. The Dutch, in contrast, hold a giant open-air market to celebrate 'Koningsdag'. successive
Here is a list of official public holidays in Belgium this year.
Here's a calendar of national public holidays in France for 2014, as well as regional French public holidays; check the official holiday dates for Easter in 2014.
Planning a move to Germany? Here is a mix of relevant and interesting facts to get you prepared. If you are already here, test yourself to see how well you know your German home.