The city of Seville is the capital of the Spanish region called Andalusia and of the province of Sevilla, and the people who live in the city are called Sevillanos or Sevillanas. Get the lowdown on Seville from a Sevillana; our Speaking Culture Buddy, Romina, shares her city with us. ¡Hola! Seville, Spain, the city where I was born and raised, where […]
On average, we spend $164 a year on buying coffees when out and about, and drink 3 coffees on an average day. It’s so popular that it’s the second most exported commodity in the world after crude oil. Find out how to order coffee in 8 languages!
Cairo (Al-Qahira): city of the Pyramids, the Sphinx of Giza, the Egyptian National Museum, the beautiful Nile river, shopping in the Khan al Halili Bazaar… Being the largest metropolis in the Arab World, Cairo attracts countless numbers of tourists, students and ex-pats every year. Anyone who truly wants to understand the ancient and modern history […]
If you want to learn Italian, you have to learn about Italian food at the same time. Italian cuisine has influenced food culture around the world and is viewed as a form of art by many. Think of Pasta in all its shapes and sizes, widths and lengths: penne, spaghetti, linguine, fusilli and lasagna. So you already know […]
Everyone loves the holidays, with the fun of cooking and eating, meeting friends and family and giving or receiving presents. Millions of people go out of their way to find the perfect present, cook fabulous dishes and share in the mood of camaraderie and goodwill, even among people who might not get along other […]