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The Complete Guide For Traveling To (And Through) Europe

The Complete Guide For Traveling To (And Through) Europe

Is it your dream to travel Europe like a pro, but you don’t want to miss some important info before you go? Look no further, our Babbel guide is here to help.
6 Ways To Boost Your Cultural Competence

6 Ways To Boost Your Cultural Competence

Cultural competence is a term that’s usually used in corporate trainings. But it’s also a useful skill to have as a tourist and an all-around general human.
How I Learned Indonesian With Babbel, 5 Days Before I Left For Bali

How I Learned Indonesian With Babbel, 5 Days Before I Left For Bali

Five days before I left for Bali, I downloaded the Babbel app onto my iPhone. Here’s what happened.
How To Go Clothes Shopping Abroad

How To Go Clothes Shopping Abroad

Shopping abroad can be a very fun activity, but it can be a frustrating one, too. Here are some tips for getting clothes that fit regardless of where you’re traveling.
Underground Etiquette: Public Transit Rules Around the World

Underground Etiquette: Public Transit Rules Around the World

Please mind the (cultural) gap between the train and the platform.
Vacation Cheat Sheet: 20 German Phrases You Need To Know

Vacation Cheat Sheet: 20 German Phrases You Need To Know

Make the most of your upcoming trip to Germany by focusing on these German phrases ahead of your flight abroad.
How To Talk About Politics When You’re Traveling

How To Talk About Politics When You’re Traveling

Maybe the better question is: should you even talk about politics when you’re in another country?
The World’s Least LGBTQ-Friendly Travel Destinations

The World’s Least LGBTQ-Friendly Travel Destinations

If you’re a member of the LGBTQ+ community and planning a trip to one of these countries, do so with caution.
Vacation Cheat Sheet: 22 Italian Phrases To Know

Vacation Cheat Sheet: 22 Italian Phrases To Know

Make the most of your upcoming trip by focusing on these Italian conversation topics ahead of your flight abroad.
What Is The Most Important Word To Know In Any Language?

What Is The Most Important Word To Know In Any Language?

There are essential survival phrases you’ll need to know in any language. But if you had to pick just one, which would it be?
Here Are The Top Spanish-Speaking Countries To Visit That Aren’t Spain

Here Are The Top Spanish-Speaking Countries To Visit That Aren’t Spain

If you’re looking for travel destinations where you can practice your language skills, add these Spanish-speaking countries to your list!
Quiz: Where Is Your Ideal Summer Vacation Spot?

Quiz: Where Is Your Ideal Summer Vacation Spot?

It’s finally nice out where you live, and that means it’s time to go somewhere else. This quiz will help you pick your ideal summer vacation spot.
How To Buy Souvenirs That Your Friends And Family Will Actually Like

How To Buy Souvenirs That Your Friends And Family Will Actually Like

Selecting gifts for your friends and family is an art. Luckily, we’ve collected the best souvenir ideas and wisdom for you here.