If you have plans to head to another country, and you're interested in learning a little more about the perspectives and culture of the people there, see if you can find a podcast about it. We highlight a few language- and culture-specific podcasts here.
Food is important in every culture. We all have to eat, and eating connects us socially in ways that permeate every aspect of life.
When you first move to a new country, or even just a new town, getting out of your hotel room can be incredibly difficult. In Vicenza, a program called Teenvenuti introduces new students in grades 6-12 to their new home.
So the days are short and the night is cold. How will you make it through? Try the Danish tradition of Hygge!
From February 21st through the 24th, the Smithsonian will once again be hosting their annual Mother Tongue Film Festival, showcasing a collection of films that celebrate linguistic and cultural diversity.
Did you know that over 60 sign languages are in use around the world? Learn more about ASL, BANZSL, LSF, and others.
Learn more about some other independence days and national holidays around the world, from Canada to India.
How is coffee enjoyed around the world?
Read about Christmas traditions like St. Nicholas Day, Krampusnacht, and Three Kings Day.
“Pasta” is a term used to describe traditional Italian noodles, which have become a staple in kitchens and on dinner tables all over the world.