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Wine and travel go hand in hand, and during the festivities even more. If you are passionate about both, this last 2018’s post is the right one to read!

We hope you will choose some good organic, biodynamic or natural wine for your first sip in 2019 (here is our “End of the year” mixed case if you want to make sure), but we also want you to feel home wherever in the world you are. Which best way for a wine lover than to know how to say “cheers!” in the local language? Be able to toast wherever you are in the world thanks to this list of ways to say cheers in 30 different countries!

Afrikaans: Gesondheid (Ge-sund-hate)
Meaning: Health

 

Albanian: Gëzuar (Geh-zoo-ah)
Meaning: Cheers

 

Arabic: في صحتك (Fi-sih-tik)
Meaning: Cheers, literally “good luck”

 

Armenian (Western): Կէնաձդ (Genatzt)
Meaning: Cheers

 

Chinese (Mandarin):干杯 / gān bēi (Gan bay)
Meaning: Cheers

 

Croatian: Živjeli (Zee-veh-lee)
Meaning: Cheers

 

Czech: Na zdravi (Naz-drah vi)
Meaning: Cheers

 

Dutch: Proost (Prohst)
Meaning: Cheers

 

Filipino: Mabuhay (Ma-boo-hay)
Meaning: Cheers

 

Finnish: Kippis (Kipp-iss)
Meaning: Cheers

 

French: Santé! / À votre santé! (Sahn-tay / Ah la vo-tre sahn-tay)
Meaning: To your health

 

German: Prost / Zum wohl (Prohst / Tsum vohl)
Meaning: Cheers/ to your health

 

Greek: ΥΓΕΙΑ (Yamas)
Meaning: Health

 

Hungarian: Egészségedre (Eg-esh ay-ged-ruh)
Meaning: Cheers

 

Irish Gaelic: Sláinte (Slawn-cha)
Meaning: Health

 

Italian: Salute / Cin cin (Saw-lutay / Chin chin)
Meaning: Health / cheers

 

Japanese: 乾杯/ Kanpai (Kan-pie)
Meaning: Cheers/ Empty the glass

 

Korean: 건배(Gun bae)
Meaning: Cheers/ toast

 

Lithuanian: į sveikatą (Ee sweh-kata)
Meaning: To your health

 

Moldovan: Noroc (No-rock)
Meaning: Luck

 

Polish: Na zdrowie (Naz-droh-vee-ay)
Meaning: To your health

 

Portuguese: Saúde (Saw-OO-de)
Meaning: Health

 

Russian: Будем здоровы/ На здоровье (Budem zdorovi/ Na zdorovie)
Meaning: To your health

 

Spanish: Salud (Sah-lud)
Meaning: Health

 

Swedish: Skål (Skawl)
Meaning: Cheers

 

Thai: ไชโย (Chon-gow)
Meaning: Cheers

 

Turkish: Şerefe (Sher-if-fay)
Meaning: Cheers

 

Vietnamese: Dô (Djo)
Meaning: Cheers

 

Welsh: Iechyd da (Yeh-chid dah)
Meaning: Good health

 

Yiddish: Sei gesund (Say geh-sund)
Meaning: Be healthy

We wish you many merry cheers and a wonderful 2019!

Natural Vine

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