Holidays are being anticipated by everyone, it is the time that we can relax, have a vacation to run away to the stress in work and life.
It is timely, that we compiled the list of Southeast Asian countries with most number of public holidays.
Most of the countries included in the list center its holidays in different celebration from religions to culture.
Here’s the Top 5 countries in our list:
5. Philippines: 21 Days– As a Christian majority nation, the country’s most holidays are centered the religion’s holy days.
4. Myanmar: 25 Days– The Buddhist majority country has 5 days to celebrate the full moon, that’s pretty interesting.
3. Thailand 26 Days– The festivities in this country involves water. Technically, the country has only 20 public holidays and the remaining 6 festivals ae celebrated in selected provinces.
2. Cambodia: 31 Days– The country is the only country which commemorates Children’s Day and Human Rights Day.
1.Malaysia: 50 Days– Bagging the number one spot is Malaysia. This country considered as the country with most number of public holidays from national to local, which totaled to over 50 holidays.
Any celebration has its purpose and meaning, we may find the true meaning and spirit of these holidays.