Black-and-white image of a mailbox that is ready for holiday mail. A sprig of holly adorns the base of the mailbox post, and evergreens dot the snowy hills in the background.
A vibrant and glowing green aurora borealis dances in the Alaska sky, lighting up a group of tall fir trees. A red streak appears on the ground, lending the photograph a holiday feel.
A close-up of pale pink and white dogwood blooms, with yellow pistons, result in a delicate photograph on a dark background. The blossoms, which are common in southern areas of the United States, are symbolic of spring and the Easter holiday.
A woman putting the finishing touches on a festively decorated holiday tree is presented with a gift from a man. Both the man and woman are smiling as the man presents a slim gift, wrapped in red paper and tied with a green ribbon, to the woman.
A happy family enjoys a winter holiday at a family ski resort. The family is photographed in the snow wearing outwear of green, blue, and white. Their skis are propped up on back of them.
Valentine's Day is favorite holiday for many. It is thought to have originated around 270 A.D. to commemorate a Roman Christian named Valentine, but in modern times it is the day to shower love upon your sweetheart.
A beach ball floats in the cerulean blue waters of an aboveground swimming pool. There's nothing like a swimming pool to evoke thoughts of fun, relaxation, and warm, sunny recreation.
A chrome ladder dips into an inviting cerulean-blue inground pool. Feel the heat on the bottom of your feet as you walk across the tiles to the ladder. Dip a toe in the water, or go for the plunge.
A pear-shaped, multi-faceted, loose diamond sparkles on a black background. Loose diamonds give the buyer the creativity to design a piece of jewelry that is perfect for their loved one.
Thanks to the Barbie Liberation Organization, the congenial doll barked military orders and screamed "vengeance is mine!" during a very weird holiday 1993 toy season.
Jake Rossen. Mental Floss. Thu, 21 Jun 2018 13:30:00 -0400.
It's time for arguably the biggest Swedish holiday of the year (depending on whether you prefer summer or winter), but just how much do you know about Midsummer? Test your knowledge here.
The Local. Thu, 21 Jun 2018 10:44:45 +0200.
Taliban militants killed 30 Afghan soldiers and captured a military base in the western province of Badghis on Wednesday, the provincial governor said, their first major attack since a ceasefire for the Eid al-Fitr holiday.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:27:16 EDT.
Singapore -- Crowdvilla, the blockchain-based startup that enables its community of users to own and share holiday homes, has in-principle acquired a collection of holiday properties, which include boutique hotels and luxurious villas in Bali, ...
Hsyndicate. Mon, 18 Jun 2018 16:41:14 +0200.