March, 8 is a traditional Women’s holiday in the countries of Eastern Europe. This holiday has a similar meaning as Mother’s Day in the USA.
International Women Day is celebrated on March, 8 and Mother’s Day is celebrated on the second Sunday of every May, these holidays have different history and different origins but almost same meaning - this Day belongs to women!
Both nations consider this day as an official holiday and the customs of this day are very similar all over the world − but in North America this is mostly the holiday honoring all mothers. In Eastern Europe this is a day for all the women − mothers, daughters, sisters and friends. International Women’s Day is an official holiday in Ukraine and Russia. This holiday has been celebrated for many years in Soviet countries and it’s very important to congratulate your woman with this holiday.
Usually men congratulate women, give them flowers, show their love and attention, say many tender words to their beloved women. All women are usually very pleased to receive congratulations and signs of attention from men.
You have a wonderful opportunity to show your feelings and congratulate women with the International Women’s Day for a whole week! We suggest choosing flowers and chocolate as a most traditional present. Though if you keep to audacious view on life and you want to surprise your girlfriend, present her the biggest bouquet of roses shaped as a heart. It will be a wonderful gift that she will remember for all her life