Day in Peru
Loez from Peru
most important holiday in my country, Peru, is
Independence Day on July 28th. Our Independence Day
was declared on the 26th of July, 1824 by the
Liberator José de San Martin from the
this holiday, people have two days off. It is a
general celebration in the country.
president first gives a speech in Congress to the
nation. Usually most of the time he gives good news
to the nation.
next part of the celebration is a parade. Civil and
military delegations such as the air force, army,
navy, schools, public delegations, and the civilian
population participate in the parade.
on the 29th of July everybody has a day off.
Families spend the holiday enjoying and having fun
together. Some of them travel to the interior of
is the most important and long holidays for me.
Therefore, I look forward to it every year. I used
to travel to the interior and visit new cities of
Independence Day Celebrations
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