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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.

The Spanish
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.
The Mexicans
Tacos, the pyramids of Teotihuacán, 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.
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The Japanese
Geisha girls, a Shiatsu massage, karate, sushi, cherry blossoms and Mount Fuji are some reasons why we love the Japanese.
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The Irish
U2, Guinness, Michael Fassbender, Irish stew, Bunratty Castle, Croghaun Cliffs and Riverdance are just a few reasons why we love the Irish.
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The Australians
Hugh Jackman, Ayers Rock, the didgeridoo, Nicole Kidman, kangaroos and the Great Barrier Reef are just a few reasons why we love Australians.
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The Italians
Viva Italia! Check out everything we love about the boot country from espresso to Chianti, from the Vatican to the Trevi Fountain.
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The Puerto Ricans
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.
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The Germans
We love the Germans for a variety of reasons, including the fall the Berlin Wall, Oktoberfest, the Autobahn, Heidi Klum, BMW and Neuschwanstein Castle.
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The Brits
Find out what Travel Channel likes the most about Britain, its people and its culture.
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The Dutch
Vincent Van Gogh, Keukenhof Gardens, Amsterdam's canals and salty licorice are all reasons why we love the Dutch.
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The Chinese
Find out what Travel Channel loves about the Chinese in a fun China slideshow.
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The Brazilians
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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