5 Facts about the Bastille

As you probably know, la fĂȘte nationale, or the French national holiday, is celebrated every July 14. As Tim explains in his Bastille day post, this celebration is held (partly) in commemoration of the storming of the Bastille in 1789, an event that is often noted to have begun the French Revolution. But Bastille Day, … Continue reading 5 Facts about the Bastille