Witness the beautiful rock formation at the Thien Duong Cave or sail through the ever-so-popular Ha Long Bay. Many of these holidays occur on different dates each year because they are based on different calendars and the lunar cycle. The Ministry of Manpower will release the official holiday dates towards the end of each year for the following year. Serious rejuvenation awaits all yoga lovers and creative souls at these. Athens also celebrate International Museum Day on 18 May, which means everyone will get free access to museums and many cultural events.
Get cracking on that travel bucket list: if you play your cards right, you can turn your public holidays into nine long weekends in 2019! Get a head start on planning family vacays for next year with our list of school holidays and public holidays. You can also see the Hmong courtship ritual called pov vob where young Hmongs find potential partners by throwing cloth balls. There are plenty of traditional performances daily, and at night, you can see the pagoda lit up in golden hues. Popular attractions like Angkor Wat and Angkor Night Market are hard to miss as well! Also on our agenda: a stay at an. On 23 October, the Thais will place flowers around the statues of King Chulalongkorn.
Yogyakarta has a lot of other things to offer such as the bustling night market of Malioboro, natural beauty like Wedi Ombo Beach and the Insta-worthy Jomblang Cave. Capture the mystifying experience that happens only once a year. But is a Hindu-majority city and therefore still in full swing. If you want to be based in Ubud, is highly recommended for its tranquil vibe despite its close proximity to the main roads of Ubud. Follow the links to see deals ready to book on Expedia. This is thanks to Good Friday which falls on a Friday duh! Hindu holidays are based off of the Hindu lunar calendar. Stay at for a cosy room near Swan River Foreshore Trail.
A well-known way for stretching your travel calendar is of course to plan around the public holidays for the year. Kyoto, Japan is a hot spot for tourists and locals alike during the spring season. If you are looking for something unique, join in the Gangneung Danoje Festival that showcases Korean traditional rituals and folk performances. The Wolf Moon, the Full Moon on January 20-21, 2019, is a Supermoon, making it look bigger and brighter than usual during the total lunar eclipse. If you need ideas for your 2019 holidays, check out our archive filled with fantastic to fill up your long weekend, whether it is in Malaysia , Thailand or the Philippines. About The Expedia Singapore Travel Blog takes you on a journey around the world, experiencing flavours, festivals and flights of fancy. In Cebu, you can also go for some church-hopping from one cathedral to another.
Singapore celebrates 11 national holidays each year. Sustainable concepts have been gaining traction and it seems that the travel industry is taking heed. Employment contracts may provide a paid day off in lieu of the double time, but this option is rarely used. Tucked in the bustling Mongkok area, is a convenient place to stay to satisfy your dim sum cravings or shopping impulse anytime! For employees of companies which do not engage on Saturdays, the next workday Monday , will be an off day. Which is all the better for us as we get to enjoy a holiday while being kind to the environment. The parade will bring the statue of Christ and Mother Mary from Tuan Menino Chapel to Kuce Beach.
Remember, the key to endurance is to take breaks and enjoy life in the present too. Expedia Singapore's travel blog takes you on a journey around the world, experiencing flavours, festivals and flights of fancy. With almost no rain, July is a great time for you to explore the different national parks — Bako National Park, Niah National Park and Gunung Mulu National Park. Have fun this year, fellow Singaporeans! The Hmong are dressed in their best traditional costumes with silver jewellery. The three-day festival marks the end of monsoon with cultural performances, parades, fire works, and boat races. Siem Reap, Cambodia hosts the annual Cambodian Water Festival Bon Om Touk in November.
If you still have leave days to clear from 2018, that is. Plus some places to check out that — because hey, we should show our own city some love too. There are just too many things to see in Cebu! Another interesting festival you need to catch in August is the caci dance festival, signifying the unification of men and women. The family-friendly is tucked in the entertainment hub of Goa, but is till far from the noisy crowd at night. Bring your little kids to Lotte World Theme Park for a thrilling ride or the Lotte World Aquarium to see the largest Ocean Ecology Tank in the world. Or, if leaving the country is all too hard, check into a hotel for a and enjoy catered meals, a pool, and most importantly, someone else doing the washing up.
Besides music, you will also learn about the different tribes and cultures in Borneo and a few other participating countries. Worshippers dip in the Holy Ganges before lighting up earthen lamps placed on the steps of all the ghats nearby — by night there will be millions of them! Immerse with the locals and head to for a quiet stay with a fantastic beach view. Faster plan so you can faster chope the good weekends before your colleagues beat you to the annual leave approval! Another popular activity in is mosque-hopping. Additionally, for learners in both primary and secondary schools, whenever a public holiday falls on a Saturday, the following Monday is automatically declared as a school holiday for the students. Make blank calendars or include holidays or events before saving, sharing, or printing. Goa is also a lovely beach getaway with rustic colonial vibes especially with the Portuguese architecture like Basilica of Bom Jesus and Fort Aguada. Cashing in your annual leave for a longer trip? The religious procession will continue on the boat.
Wednesday, 25 December: Christmas Day. Here are the 11 gazetted public holidays for 2019: Only 4 long weekends in 2019? To simplify things, these are the long weekends that everyone will get in 2019: 1. If you are looking for a luxury hotel close to all the tourist attractions, is the perfect place to go. The annual music festival attracts throngs of tourists yearly. Read on for all the deets on the above and more! Get a taste of Indian heritage by staying at located by the bank of Ganges. You will see locals rushing down the street with coloured powder or wet colour on their hands. Besides temple-hopping, visitors should explore the vibrant night markets in.
There are 4 ready-made long weekends in April, May, August and October. Just make sure to head there early to avoid the crowd. February is also the end of the winter season, which means more things to clear off on the Winter Sale. Here are the upcoming Singapore Public Holidays in 2019. Only 15 minutes away from Kyoto Tower and Higashi Honganji Temple, is a cosy haven anyone needs for a good night sleep. November is the best month because you can get a bit of both worlds: surfing and diving.