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.
Soldiers posted to Bemowo Piskie, Poland, take advantage of the opportunity to learn Polish and, along the way, more about Polish culture as well.
Airmen from the 52nd Expeditionary Operations Group Detachment 2, operating out of Miroslawiec Air Base, Poland hosted a Fourth of July celebration for the local polish community.
Guest blogger Jordan Napier writes about how to stay warm the Polish way.
Read about the Military Personnel Exchange Program's impact on both the Polish officer who is serving at Joint Base Charleston, and on the U.S. airmen who have had the chance to work with him.
U.S. Army Soldiers from the Alaska National Guard, as well as Army Reserve Soldiers from Puerto Rico and Missouri, spent a recent July afternoon engaging with Polish scouts at Camp Watra near Osieczów, Poland.
If you travel to Eastern Europe, you might notice the prevalence of one beverage in particular.
Jacob Kortum describes his experience with the Cultural Understanding and Language Proficiency (CULP) program in Vietnam and how it will help his development as a future Army Lieutenant.
In most languages, slang terms arise organically. Unique social and political situations lead locals to reassign new meanings to existing words. Slang in Poland is no exception.
It’s been called the “Venice of Poland,” but Wrocław is also the city of dwarves. You’ll find hundreds of them — some hidden, some in plain sight — while walking through the medieval city.