Why We Love ...

We love Italy's espresso, Spain's churros, Britain's royals and Australia's Hugh Jackman -- but the list doesn't stop there! Browse our galleries to find out what we love about these fabulous world cultures.

1. The Spanish

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Sangria, running of the bulls, Picasso, churros and Penelope Cruz are a few reason why we love the Spanish. We pay homage to Spain in this fun slideshow.

2. The Mexicans

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Tacos, the pyramids of Teotihuac�n, Cinco de Mayo, Los Cabos, mariachi bands, Oscar De La Hoya and kayaking on the Sea of Cortez are a few reasons why we love the Mexicans.

3. The Japanese

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Geisha girls, a Shiatsu massage, karate, sushi, cherry blossoms and Mount Fuji are some reasons why we love the Japanese.

4. The Irish

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U2, Guinness, Michael Fassbender, Irish stew, Bunratty Castle, Croghaun Cliffs and Riverdance are just a few reasons why we love the Irish.

5. The Australians

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Hugh Jackman, Ayers Rock, the didgeridoo, Nicole Kidman, kangaroos and the Great Barrier Reef are just a few reasons why we love Australians.

6. The Italians

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Viva Italia! Check out everything we love about the boot country from espresso to Chianti, from the Vatican to the Trevi Fountain.

7. The Puerto Ricans

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Check out photos of the wonderful reasons why we love Puerto Ricans, including the Puerto Rican national baseball team, Jennifer Lopez, tamales and Vieques' bioluminescent bay.

8. The Germans

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We love the Germans for a variety of reasons, including the fall the Berlin Wall, Oktoberfest, the Autobahn, Heidi Klum, BMW and Neuschwanstein Castle.

9. The Brits

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Find out what Travel Channel likes the most about Britain, its people and its culture.

10. The Dutch

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Vincent Van Gogh, Keukenhof Gardens, Amsterdam's canals and salty licorice are all reasons why we love the Dutch.

11. The Chinese

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Find out what Travel Channel loves about the Chinese in a fun China slideshow.

12. The Brazilians

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Beautiful bodies, Carnival, Rio de Janeiro, Gisele Bundchen, Copacabana Beach, Iguazu Falls and the samba are a few reasons why we love the Brazilians.
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