Blogs Cultural/Historical

Guinness Storehouse

The Guinness Storehouse in Dublin is Ireland's most popular tourist attraction with 1.7 million visitors a year – but is it all it's cracked up to be? The post Guinness Storehouse appeared fir... read more

Posted on 27 August 2021 | 12:25 pm


How to keep the language momentum after summer vacation

For many parents like me who raise bilingual kids, summer is a special time. We travel to see family and friends. We sometimes get visitors from Europe. We spend quality family time. Summers are golde... read more

Posted on 26 August 2021 | 10:00 am

Facebook retracted the warning: Cristina Gherghel

Facebook retracted the warning!!!Get out of here! For real?! Check this print screen of my Facebook profile out (taken on the 7th of August 2021).   What do you see? Now compare it... read more

Posted on 9 August 2021 | 1:04 pm

Author Cristina G.

The Migrants´ Haters New Formula

There is no more dangerous propaganda than the one seeding hate against people you live with in your country. The migrants haters new formula of hate because the migrants with Covid are more than loca... read more

Posted on 7 May 2021 | 5:42 pm


Swedish Words for Work Part 2

Swedish Words for Work – Part 2  This is a continuation of my previous post on how to more accurately translate words for “work” from Swedish to English... read more

Posted on 19 September 2020 | 8:33 pm

Life In Sweden

Salade Niçoise Recipe: the Traditional or the Controversial?

You know it is important when a culinary scuffle can be set off by a salad. Not just any salad of course, but the traditional Salade Niçoise. In recent weeks, acclaimed French chef Cyril Lignac... read more

Posted on 1 September 2020 | 3:06 pm

Snippets of Paris

My Daughter Turned Danish

  During the three years we lived in Denmark, my daughter turned Danish. During school hours, she learned to climb trees and ride a bike and search the forest for berries to eat. She learned to t... read more

Posted on 12 July 2020 | 9:19 pm

Expat Family in Denmark


THINGS TO EXPECT IN "FLORENCE, ITALY" AS A FOREIGNERWhen tourists think of visiting Italy, they always think of Rome, Milan, Venice, and Florence. Florence is one of the cities in Italy. It is situate... read more

Posted on 18 April 2020 | 5:25 pm


Full Bicycle Guide in Japan

Bicycles are very common in Japan. Some people use it as part of their daily commute while others are enthusiasts and love riding as a hobby. Having a bicycle in Japan can be convenient, but the proce... read more

Posted on 25 December 2019 | 12:00 am

Survive In Japan

The Italian Coffee Culture & What We Can Learn From It

Three days ago, I finally found myself again in Italy. Although I’m ecstatic to be back in my husband’s arms, I’m also having a really difficult time re-syncing my body... The post T... read more

Posted on 19 December 2019 | 1:46 pm

Tè Caldo in Italia

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