Day Trips, featured

Day trip to GUERNSEY – St. Peter Port | Europe in a Day

Bian v’nue en Guernési – Colourful flowerbeds in the Candie Gardens – Source: James Scanlan The second largest of all the Channel Islands, Guernsey is also the western-most island in the chain, sitting 50km off of mainland Europe. One of the British Crown Dependencies, I had always been curious about visiting Guernsey and its capital… Continue reading Day trip to GUERNSEY – St. Peter Port | Europe in a Day

Languages

How to say MUSIC in 50 languages with Europe in a Day!

Broadly defined as the art of arranging sounds in time, music features in some form in every single human culture across the entire planet - including Europe! Music is a daily feature of our lives that can make us want to dance and sing, invoke some of our happiest/saddest memories and has the unique power… Continue reading How to say MUSIC in 50 languages with Europe in a Day!

Day Trips, featured

Day trip to JERSEY – St. Helier and Gorey | Europe in a Day

Séyiz les beinv'nus en Jèrri – Fountains around the Liberation Sculpture – Source: James Scanlan At just over 15km long and 8km wide, Jersey might be small but it is still the largest of all the Channel Islands. Being so compact, though I’d originally planned to spend my day trip here exploring the island’s capital… Continue reading Day trip to JERSEY – St. Helier and Gorey | Europe in a Day

Languages

How to say FAIRY in 50 languages with Europe in a Day!

Found in almost all folklores and mythologies across Europe, there are many differing stories and beliefs about fairies. Indeed, depending on who you ask these tiny magical creatures shaped like humans with wings can be benevolent, mischievous or even outright vicious! Some claim they are earth-bound angels, while others state they're spirits of the natural… Continue reading How to say FAIRY in 50 languages with Europe in a Day!

Eurovision, Languages

How to say THE SOUND OF BEAUTY in 50 languages with Europe in a Day!

Open Up (2020/2021)The Sound of Beauty (2022) “The Sound of Beauty” will be the official slogan of the 66th Eurovision Song Contest, coming to us live from Turin in Italy in May 2022. The artwork for this year is based on the symmetrical structure and forms found in cymatics, the study of sound. As well… Continue reading How to say THE SOUND OF BEAUTY in 50 languages with Europe in a Day!