6 Contradictions That All Upcoming Graduates Are Facing

Graduating this year? Don’t panic! Everyone else is experiencing the same conflicting feelings as you ?? Get ready for a whole new confusing and beautiful era of your life! Have you found yourself […]

9 Signs That You Will Always Be A Traveller Deep Down

If you’ve ever spent any significant amount of time abroad, you will know the feeling; maybe you’ve returned home to normal life, or perhaps you’ve become an expat or a […]

6 Foreign Language Novels that will Help You Grow as a Person

6 Foreign Language Novels that will Help You Grow as a Person

One of the many joys of speaking a second language is being able to enjoy literature in its original language. Nelson Mandela once said: “If you talk to a man […]

The 8 Stages That Every Language Learne

The 8 Stages That Every Language Learner Goes Through

The process of language learning can sometimes resemble the stages of grief and despair. But battle on, soldiers! The final stages will make up for everything. The Take-Off It’s all […]

How to deal with Homesickness Abroad

How To Deal with Homesickness Abroad

Homesickness Abroad Is Part Of The Process With all the excitement of moving abroad and the sheer volume of organisation involved, you were never given time to prepare yourself emotionally […]

14 Television Moments That Were Too Real for Language Students

Life can be difficult for us language students and polyglots; maybe because we’ve just studied languages too damn hard. But sometimes, just sometimes, television series and movies just seem to […]

Game of Thrones Filming Locations That Will Make You Drop Everything and Go On an Adventure

Game of Thrones fans: it’s your time to go travelling.  If you are a real Westeros / Essos enthusiast, it will not surprise you to hear that very few locations in […]

10 Reasons That Working Abroad Changes You Forever

10 Reasons That Working Abroad Changes You Forever

The 20-somethings of today have the good fortune of being part of a generation that travels, seeking culture and self-discovery. And although we are appreciative of this luxury, one aspect […]

Easter origin stories

The Easter Bunny was a Fox

(…and other bad-ass Easter origin stories) Although every country has its own eccentricities and unusual traditions, each of us has grown up accustomed to these long-held rituals. It may surprise you to […]

What people think you do when you live abroad vs. What you really do

What people think you do when you live abroad vs. What you really do

Living abroad; my enemy, my ally. Don’t believe what they tell you, it’s all a lie. Expectation: It’s all fun and games You’re abroad right? And as we all know, that […]