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How to get in the mood for Halloween (for couch potatoes)

For 2000 years people have been celebrating what we know today as Halloween. It all kicked off over in Ireland when th...

10 things you should know before moving to Seoul

Whether you’re drawn in by technology, culture, or by a desire to learn the language, you’ll not be the first expat wh...

5 fun facts about Italians

If you’re thinking about learning Italian or visiting Italy, there are some things you should definitely know about It...

12 English words with truly strange origins

The English language is a curious melting pot of words from across the globe, forged through a millennia of invasions,...

Fun facts about the European Day of Languages

In case you are looking for a reason to throw a little party, look no further and put on your party hat right now: the...

10 hidden gems in Honolulu

On the island of O’ahu, AKA ‘The Gathering Place’, Honolulu has long drawn international visitors with promises of sun...

7 iconic TV shows to sharpen your British sense of humor

The British sense of humor is characterized by a dry wit, like your mouth after eating a ton of spicy doritos. Since n...

8 Shakespearean insults to win arguments with your friends

Do you usually lose arguments with your buddies? Are you often the butt of the joke in your friendship group and you w...

10 hidden gems in Vancouver

Yes, you can hike, ski and set sail to see a local pod of orca whales – everyone knows what Vancouver is famous for! ...

10 movies & TV shows to get you stoked to travel

Going abroad? Good choice! You’ve bought the plane ticket, your itinerary is set and you’ve done some research on your...

From colazione to dolce: How to eat like Italians eat

The following article was inspired by Rebecca who studied Italian at EF Rome. With her permission, we adapted one of h...

5 things to know about working life in London

It’s no surprise that many people (especially students) want to work in London. The British capital is not only a hub ...