Culture And Travel

Here Are 20 New Words That Wouldn’t Exist Without Climate Change

Here Are 20 New Words That Wouldn’t Exist Without Climate Change

It’s not just the environment that’s changing. Languages around the world are also adapting to describe new realities.
Multilinguish: Are Europeans Really Better At Languages?

Multilinguish: Are Europeans Really Better At Languages?

In this episode of Multilinguish, we dive deep into language learning in the United States, the United Kingdom and mainland Europe.
Go On An Italian Adventure In Matera, The City Of Stones

Go On An Italian Adventure In Matera, The City Of Stones

Here’s why this Italian city has recently been named the European Capital of Culture, and why it’s at the heart of our new Babbel course.
A Local Perspective On Lisbon’s Explosive Creative Scene

A Local Perspective On Lisbon’s Explosive Creative Scene

We got to know some of Lisbon’s leading cultural and creative influences to get a local perspective on the city’s vibrant creative scene.
Is Personal Space A Cultural Thing?

Is Personal Space A Cultural Thing?

Boundaries! They’re important.
6 Ecotourism Trips For Worldly Language Learners

6 Ecotourism Trips For Worldly Language Learners

Want to see the world, learn a language and save the environment in one fell swoop? Check out these ecotourism adventures.
5 Ideas For Doing Heritage Tourism Right

5 Ideas For Doing Heritage Tourism Right

How far are you willing to travel to better understand your roots?
How To Host The Perfect Norwegian Dinner Party

How To Host The Perfect Norwegian Dinner Party

Norwegian food can be pretty simple, which will hopefully make this dinner party easy to put together!
10 Wonderful Fall Words From Around The World

10 Wonderful Fall Words From Around The World

Put the kettle on and embrace the new season with 10 autumn words from around the world.
How Does Fusion Cuisine Arise?

How Does Fusion Cuisine Arise?

Are those Korean BBQ tacos you’re eating the product of something organic, or perhaps a little more hypothetical?
Jargon Watch: The Language of Theater

Jargon Watch: The Language of Theater

Don’t let anyone tell you to stop being so dramatic.
Do Other Countries Have Their Own Version Of The Pumpkin Spice Latte?

Do Other Countries Have Their Own Version Of The Pumpkin Spice Latte?

Starbucks makes a lot of other seasonal drinks that are only available in certain markets. How well do they actually reflect the local culture though?
What Causes A Language To Die?

What Causes A Language To Die?

The death of a language is a loss to the world. But more important than mourning is understanding how and why these languages are lost.