Lithuanian Stereotypes Explained

Even though Lithuania is one of the smallest and least known countries in Europe, somehow it still manages to have plenty of stereotypes floating around it. As with our other stereotype blogs, we are going to break down some Lithuanian stereotypes and facts Lithuania with hope you’ll get to know this little country a bit […]Read More

The Most Common Welsh Stereotypes Explained

Wales, a country full-to-the-brim with picturesque countrysides, unpronounceable city names, countless herds of sheep, and of course, their very own dish: welsh rarebit (ie. posh cheese on toast). It’s no wonder so many Welsh stereotypes exist… Although Wales may seem like a tiny country to most of you, the contrast in cultures, climates and people […]Read More

Manchester Stereotypes

Manchester aka Rain City. The city is well known for its music scene, iconic stereotypes, rival football teams, and of course, the thick northern accent!   Manchester is home to a variety of music venues and record labels that changed the British music scene forever; Northern Soul, Factory Records, The Hacienda, and the popular Warehouse Project […]Read More

Top 5 Russian Stereotypes

What comes to mind when you think of Russian stereotypes? The most frequent question Russians are asked is probably “How much vodka do you drink?” or any other joke related to this alcoholic beverage.  However, it might be surprising to hear this drink is not even popular amongst young Russians. In fact, they quite often […]Read More

London Stereotypes

Maybe it’s because I’m a Londoner… Ok, so maybe some of these London stereotypes are a bit too closely linked to English stereotypes… but after all, it is the capital of England! Given you enjoyed our other stereotype posts, we thought we’d go a bit more specific and talk about London stereotypes! Enjoy! We apologise […]Read More

Greek Stereotypes: True or False?

Today, we will travel along the Mediterranean Sea, and focus on Greek stereotypes. Do you have any? It is time to check if they are well founded! Greeks are hairy This is false ! There is everything, as in all countries. It’s also quite difficult to know, because both men and women take care of […]Read More

Game of Thrones: If Westeros was in Europe (no spoilers)

You’re safe with us as this article doesn’t contain any spoilers about Game of Thrones! Whether you’ve just started or completed the last season, we’re sure you’re still craving more Game of Thrones related content. As you all know, Europe has been the filming location of many of the regions in which George R.R. Martin’s […]Read More

Romanian Stereotypes: True or False

Every country has a stereotype, including Romania, so today we will tell you all about Romanian stereotypes! So far Europe Language Café has talked about German, Dutch, French, English, Portuguese, Italian and Polish stereotypes. Let’s find out which of these stereotypes are true and which ones are false. Romanians are gypsies This is false! In fact, […]Read More

Common Dutch Stereotypes

As with every culture, there are all kinds of stereotypes floating around about the Dutch and about our traditions. You may well have heard of most of these Dutch stereotypes, but it’s always fun to go through them and maybe debunk a few. What comes to your mind when you think of Dutch people? Exactly. Stereotypes. […]Read More

Polish Stereotypes: True Or False

Every country has a stereotype, and Poland is no different! Everyone loves to use them to annoy other people, but no one likes to hear them about themselves. So far Europe Language Café have talked about German, Dutch, Spanish, French, English, Portuguese and Italian stereotypes. In this week’s blog, we will discuss what the common Polish stereotypes are! Let’s find out […]Read More