It's Europe Day: reasons to be thankful
Without Europe we might have no Ryanair, Erasmus or statutory holidays.
It’s Europe Day today, the annual celebration of peace and unity in Europe.
Peace and unity apart, here are five reasons to be grateful for Europe:
**1** Paid holidays: thanks to Europe, we all get at least four weeks of paid holidays each year. There is no statutory minimum in the US which is why people have to settle with far less, in many cases.
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