#BastilleDay

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
The replica is a token of American-French friendship. (Representative Image: Unsplash)

  • The relatively diminutive replica Statue of Liberty was unveiled Wednesday
  • The replica stands at around 10 feet tall
  • The statue was erected in the French ambassador's residence in Washington

.New York, NY, USA
These suggestions will help a Francophile celebrate Bastille Day in the United States. (Photo credit: PTI/file)

  • Bastille Day marks the beginning of the French revolution
  • It is celebrated on July 14 every year
  • Hosting a wine tasting party can be a great way to celebrate this ocassion 

.Paris, France
Bastille Day is traditionally commemorated in France with firework displays, military ceremonies, parades, and events. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • Bastille Day or France's Independence Day is celebrated every year on July 14
  • The day is recognised as Fête Nationale in French-speaking countries
  • The day celebrates the storming of the Bastille, which ended the French monarchy on July 14, 1789

.France

  • Bastille Day is celebrated on July 14 every year with great fervor
  • French celebrate this day with family and friends, along with some great food and wine
  • France is the second-largest producer of wine after Italy

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Macarons are a prominent part of French cuisine.(Photo Credit: Pixabay)

  • Bastille Day is a national holiday in France, celebrated on July 14 every year
  • It marks the storming of the bastille, a military prison, by an angry mob
  • Many believe that this act marked the start of the French revolution (1787-1799)

.Paris, France
July 14 is celebrated as Fête Nationale or Bastille Day in France as it marks the beginning of the French revolution. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • The day is celebrated every year to commemorate struggles of people during the French revolution
  • Bastille Day is also celebrated in French-speaking (Francophonie) countries.
  • Here is how France is celebrating La Fête Nationale this year