Seven Waves And Red Underwear: 6 New Year’s Eve Traditions From Around The World
There’s more to New Year’s Eve than simply enjoying a few glasses of something bubbly.
11 Wacky Holiday Traditions Around The World
From caroling with a horse skull to enjoying Christmas Eve at KFC, these holiday customs give the old man in the chimney a run for his money.
Behind The Scenes: Hannah
One of our newly joined Product Managers shares some first impressions of Babbel.
A Look Back At Hack Day #9
Have a look inside one of Babbel’s most exciting initiatives, Hack Day, with the official aftermovie and an interview with Mo Mourad, one of the members of the winning project.
A Family Affair: The Culture Of Kinship Around The World
There’s more than one species of family tree.
5 Of The Most Memorable Ghost Stories Around The World
Ghosts! The whole world is talking about them.
13 Foreign Phrases That Are Rooted In Superstition
Some foreign expressions don’t make a lick of sense until you learn about their spooky origins.
Stream And Scream: 7 Scary Movies From Around The World
Step 1: Get scared. Step 2: Learn a language?
Death In Translation: How Other Countries Treat Their Dead
The United States has its own particular way of treating dead bodies, but funerary rites vary widely around the world.
7 Fascinating And Terrifying Creatures From Around The World
Vengeful ghosts, cannibal monsters, forest nymphs and frog kings — every corner of this planet is home to fascinating and terrifying supernatural beings.
The Grim Reaper And Friends: How 5 Different Cultures Imagine Death
You’re probably familiar with the Grim Reaper, but do you know about the other symbols of death around the world?