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5 cities that care about the environment

Spinning through April towards us is Earth Day. Held annually on the 22nd of this month, it’s an important day on whic...

5 reasons to learn Italian

It’s tough to argue with the fact that Italian is a beautiful and useful language. I’m not only saying that beca...

8 fun Easter traditions from around the world

Easter is way more than some days off to binge on chocolate bunnies and candy eggs: It’s an important religious holida...

Fun facts about the world’s best architecture

My love of architecture comes from a completely Lego-obsessed childhood. For many, it offers the perfect means to spic...

Is “flow” the secret to happiness?

Can you think of a time when you’ve been so engrossed doing something that everything else melted away? You didn’t che...

10 reasons to love Barcelona

Hands up whose heart beats for Barcelona (or will, once they get there). On this magic Earth of ours there are cities ...

10 things you need to know about St. Patrick’s Day

On March 17, everyone’s a little Irish. Even though St. Patrick’s Day is only a public holiday in a handful of places ...

Why study English in London?

Thinking of studying, working or just living in London? My advice: go for it. London has so many fantastic things to o...

10 international films to help you learn a language

Watching movies in a foreign language often requires a little more concentration than usual, particularly if you’re ne...

12 expressions about spring from around the world

This time of year soaks us with new beginnings, bird songs and chocolate bunnies. The Germans have named it “Frühlings...

10 ways International Women’s Day is marked around the world

Originally championed and founded by women, International Women’s Day is a global day to celebrate women’s economic, p...

6 Valentine’s traditions from around the world that we love

Ah, romance. Nothing gets the heart fluttering like candlelight, flowers and the sound of sweet nothings. We love it s...