Culture

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?
The 10 Most Spoken Languages In The World

The 10 Most Spoken Languages In The World

Almost half of the world’s population claims one of only 10 languages as their mother tongue. So what are the top 10 languages of the world? You might be surprised.
International Music Festivals: Rhythm Around The World

International Music Festivals: Rhythm Around The World

Wave your lighter in the air like you just don’t care.
The Story Of Some Famed Dessert Names

The Story Of Some Famed Dessert Names

Don’t read this article on an empty stomach.
Words From The Kitchen: The Language Of Cooking

Words From The Kitchen: The Language Of Cooking

We’ve whipped up quite a nice list for you.
What Is An Irish Goodbye, And Why Is It Irish?

What Is An Irish Goodbye, And Why Is It Irish?

No, the Irish sadly did not invent the practice of leaving a party without saying goodbye to anyone.
Summer Traditions Around The World

Summer Traditions Around The World

Bored of hot dogs and Six Flags? Here’s how the rest of the world tips its hat to summer.
Ice Cream Around The World: 7 Tasty Summer Treats

Ice Cream Around The World: 7 Tasty Summer Treats

Cool off this summer with a delicious dessert from another country. Here’s your guide to ice cream around the world.
5 Things You Didn’t Know About Language In The World Cup

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Language In The World Cup

From swearing refs to minority language commentators, here are some fascinating facts about how language is used in international soccer.
How To Use TV Shows To Supplement Your Language Learning

How To Use TV Shows To Supplement Your Language Learning

Let’s be honest; you were gonna watch Netflix anyway.
How ‘Latinx’ Is Leading The Resistance Against Gendered Languages

How ‘Latinx’ Is Leading The Resistance Against Gendered Languages

In the fight for inclusivity, LGBTQ and gender equality advocates come face-to-face with the deeply intertwined nature of gender and language.
The World’s Most LGBTQ-Friendly Travel Destinations

The World’s Most LGBTQ-Friendly Travel Destinations

Here are the countries and regions where members of the LGBTQ+ community are likely to be safe, accepted and celebrated (as they should be!).