How (And Why) To Create Your Very Own Language Immersion Retreat

How (And Why) To Create Your Very Own Language Immersion Retreat

Do you want to immerse yourself in the language you’re learning? That sounds like an easy question, but you’d be surprised how many learners—after an initial enthusiastic “Yes!”—will become hesitant and never really follow through. As much as we all instinctively want to dip our toes in the world of the language we’re learning, we slowly find a way to avoid doing it. We’re not quite clear what immersions are, how they’re structured. The word immersion retreat sounds great, but what are the benefits ? We’re so afraid of wasting…

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14 Remarkable Towns in Tuscany, Italy

Tuscany is one of Italy’s most beautiful regions. Centered around the capital of Florence, Tuscany is home to rolling hills, Renaissance architecture, and traditional Italian hospitality. It is an iconic place to visit in Italy, and everyone should experience Tuscan living. While Florence is certainly the most famous city in Tuscany, there are beautiful villages and towns in Tuscany that you must set to explore as well. Best towns in Tuscany When we traveled to Tuscany, we rented a car to explore and found it to be the best way…

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You Do Not Need to Make a Pumpkin Pie From Scratch. Ever.

You Do Not Need to Make a Pumpkin Pie From Scratch. Ever.

I need to tell you something. Something very important. Are you sitting down? It’s not strictly necessary. You can stand if you want. Do you need a pen? I guess you don’t need one of those, either. This isn’t a particularly long message. Are you ready? Okay. You don’t need to make a pumpkin pie from scratch this Thanksgiving. Actually, you don’t need to make a pumpkin pie, ever. *waits for a moment while the weight of this information sinks deeply in* Do you understand what I’m saying? Every year,…

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Walking Home Again – Stuck in Customs

Walking Home Again – Stuck in Customs

21 November 2022 : Monday Nov 2022 : Monday Daily Photo – Walking Home Again I probably stayed at least four weeks at the amazing Hotel O’lorogio in Venice. It’s a great place and the team there is amazing. Wow, what a fun time! Anyway, there was basically only one way back to the hotel, and it was over a small bridge that gave this view. One evening, I stopped to take my time and capture this scene. Photo Information Date Taken2016-01-27 19:16:18 CameraH5D Camera MakeHasselblad Exposure Time8 Aperture8 ISO200…

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