Our Contributors

The Babbel Magazine was founded in 2014 to share informative and inspiring stories about world languages and cultures. Our contributors hail from eleven countries on five continents.

Jimmy Purtill

About Jimmy Purtill

Jimmy is a fanatical bicycle traveler and filmmaker. He grew up in Australia and later Germany. He learned German by doing and enjoys jumping in at the deep end when learning languages. Travel is a big part of his life and, together with his partner Pia, he now produces travel films for The Babbel Magazine and his blog, robohorse.tv.