Art & Culture 8 Stunning Travel Destinations for Architecture Aficionados

8 Stunning Travel Destinations for Architecture Aficionados

8 Stunning Travel Destinations for Architecture Aficionados Imagine looking out the window of an airplane as it makes its descent into its travel destination. Are you filled with a sense of wonder as you think about taking in the breathtaking views of the buildings and the cityscape as a whole, anticipating being able to see …

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Travel 7 Ways Transformational Travel Will Change Your Life Path: Guest Blog

7 Ways Transformational Travel Will Change Your Life Path: Guest Blog

7 Ways Transformational Travel Will Change Your Life Path Guest Blog by Matthew Mason of NuMundo We travel because we are seekers. Our realities feel unfulfilling or discordant. A nagging voice whispers that there is more to life, to the world, and to ourselves. Yet it eludes us, this sense of contentment, of “making it,” …

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Language Handy Guide to Regional Slang in the 50 US States

Handy Guide to Regional Slang in the 50 US States

Handy Guide to Regional Slang in the 50 US States We’ve written before about how the same language can sound completely different in different countries. Specifically, we’ve explored the differences between American and British regionalisms and the various Spanish expressions used in the different Spanish-speaking countries. But what about regional slang within the same country? …

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Health & Fitness No-Fear Guide to Being Sick while Traveling Abroad

No-Fear Guide to Being Sick while Traveling Abroad

No-Fear Guide to Being Sick while Traveling Abroad So you’re super pumped for your trip abroad—a trip you’ve probably been looking forward to for months. After all your preparation and packing, you finally arrive, anxious to get your adventure started and to check off all those activities you have on your itinerary. But then the …

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Language Handy Guide to Expressions and Slang in Spanish-Speaking Countries

Handy Guide to Expressions and Slang in Spanish-Speaking Countries

Handy Guide to Expressions and Slang in Spanish-Speaking Countries In a previous blog, we explored some of the differences between British and American English. Especially in the case of expressions and slang, Americans and Brits often find themselves “divided by a common language,” if you will. However, as any second-language learner or traveler knows, this …

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Performing Arts 7 Simple Steps to Becoming a Better Singer

7 Simple Steps to Becoming a Better Singer

7 Simple Steps to Becoming a Better Singer Music has such a powerful effect on people that many of us can’t help but sing along when we hear a song we love. But a great many of us will never dare sing outside the privacy of our own room or shower or car. If you …

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Academic 8 Creative Ideas for Celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week

8 Creative Ideas for Celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week

8 Creative Ideas for Celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week Teachers have one of the most important and challenging jobs on the planet. According to data from the National Education Association, the average teacher in the US works over 52 hours a week, including 30 hours of in-class instruction and 22 hours preparing lessons and grading assignments. …

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Performing Arts Top 10 Travel Destinations for Performing Arts Lovers

Top 10 Travel Destinations for Performing Arts Lovers

Top 10 Travel Destinations for Performing Arts Lovers We’ve written before about how fundamental art is to the human condition. It is our highest expression of ourselves. One of the best ways to truly get a sense of a people and a culture is through its art. Art is the window into a people’s view …

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Performing Arts 11 Reasons You Should Learn a Musical Instrument

11 Reasons You Should Learn a Musical Instrument

11 Reasons You Should Learn a Musical Instrument Music is an integral part of many of our everyday experiences. Think about when you’re out shopping or at a restaurant. You almost always hear music playing in the background. During an intense scene in a movie, you’re likely to hear some sort of music accompanying the …

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