World Arabic Language Day Today, December 18th, is designated as World Arabic Language Day by UNESCO. On December 18, 2010, UNESCO began to honor the role of the Arabic language around the world. It also coincides with… Read More
A Visit to Nizwa Fort A few days ago I was able to visit Nizwa Fort, which is located in the center of the older area of the city. Around the fort is the Nizwa souq, which is known… Read More
In a previous post, I wrote about why it’s a good idea to take a staycation. If you haven’t read that post, go ahead and check it out here. Staying true to that idea, I decided to visit… Read More
Have you ever dealt with or even heard of culture shock before? Today we’ll be discussing it and we’ll also have a special guest from the Philippines who will be sharing a traditional story with us from her… Read More
In our very first episode of the Words and Bridges podcast you’ll learn about us and what we’re about!
Is culture shock a must-experience event for all travelers? Not if you come prepared.
If you travel to another country to learn a language, are you automatically in an immersive environment?