Category Archives: Living abroad

Some people have enjoyed what they’ve seen in a foreign culture and want to immerse themselves in it for a year or even the rest of their lives. They cease being travelers, and eventually are not longer visitors in their new home. Now they are residents who, like many other immigrants, share and contribute to the culture of their new home.

Learning words in a foreign language

Many people believe that the most important thing you must do in order to learn a second or foreign language (FL)  is to learn a heap of new words.  As Steve Martin famously remarked “Boy, those French! They have a … Continue reading

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Life changing experiences

One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things. -Henry Miller I’m convinced that having fun is the primary reason most people travel to Europe. I think this applies to just about everyone – it’s not just girls … Continue reading

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