12 Strangely Wonderful Summer Solstice Celebrations Around the World
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12 Strangely Wonderful Summer Solstice Celebrations Around the World

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From bonfires to floral crowns, there’s no wrong way to celebrate the start of summer.

Wachau Midsummer Night in Tyrol, Austria

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Austria’s solstice celebration is a scene to behold, as torches and bonfires are lit up on mountainsides in the Wachau und Nibelungengau valleys. The best place to see the spectacle is on the deck of an illuminated ship, like the Brandner, that sails down the Danube River through Wachau Valley as fireworks erupt from the riverbanks.

12 Strangely Wonderful Summer Solstice Celebrations Around the World

Wachau Midsummer Night in Tyrol, Austria

Austria’s solstice celebration is a scene to behold, as torches and bonfires are lit up on mountainsides in the Wachau und Nibelungengau valleys. The best place to see the spectacle is on the deck of an illuminated ship, like the Brandner, that sails down the Danube River through Wachau Valley as fireworks erupt from the riverbanks.

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