No-Vacation Nation

Italy is a country known for having long holidays and for making family a priority over work. Many Italians holiday for a month at a time – have you ever visited Italy in the month of August? The country is not alone. The European Union requires member countries to grant workers a minimum of 20 working days of paid vacation. But, many nations go well above that number: France offers 30 paid days off, Austria and Spain 25. These required paid vacation days are on top of the


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