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Month: February 2015

My story with learning languages

My story with learning languages

”I like learning about new cultures. It’s a way of getting an answer to the ‘why?’. When you know the ‘why?’ suddenly strangers are not so strange anymore.” Source: Humans of Amsterdam When I came across that quote, I couldn’t help but think about my own situation towards cultures, history and languages. Despite that my dayjob is being a Historian at a Museum, I’ve always been connected to languages somehow and life have always seemed to have to put them…

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30 cities challenge #13: The one to find the love of your life

30 cities challenge #13: The one to find the love of your life

In this place, you would find your true love, eventually. It is a hard question, but yet again… KRAKÓW, POLAND Why? It is a beautiful old city in which women are beautiful, nice and intelligent. It is one of those places perfect for dates: nice riverside, parks, cafés and bars… all within a reasonable walking distance. If I want to do something else, I can escape the city and go to the mountains or a thermal bath. Not to mention…

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30 cities challenge #12: The one to visit quickly

30 cities challenge #12: The one to visit quickly

You really have to visit this place, but you can always visit it in less than 12 hours. Usually, I hate that attitude of seeing cities at a glance because I like to feel like I am living in a city. That is my traveling philosophy, after all. However, if I were to choose a city in which I could only stay for a few hours AND seeing I am already in a region surrounded by similar cities, my choice…

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