Anja Einarson

8 Flips | 2 Magazines | 3 Likes | @AnjaEinarson | Traveler and foreign language learner. Hear my opinions and see me swear a lot on Voyaging Viking & LanguageHaus

8 Historical Sites to See in Prague

I recently announced my move to Germany and as a result, I am naturally planning on seeing every and any corner of Europe while I am there. I can't …

Wander Through the Streets of Prague With This Dreamy Hyperlapse Video

A new hyper-timelapse video from Ukrainian photographer Kirill Neiezhmakov shows you how incredible Prague can be on foot.<p>The capital of the Czech …

Language-learning apps that you need now

Going on an overseas trip soon? Need to familiarize yourself with a local language?<p>Up your linguistic game with a language-learning app.<p>Say goodbye …

4 Easy Ways to Make Friends As a Solo Traveler

Upon arriving at Los Angeles International Airport for my flight to Peru, I felt a few extra butterflies floating around in my stomach.<p>I’m not your …

Why I Study 4 Languages and You Should Too

Learning Languages Across the Globe<p>Approximately 1 out of every 4 Americans has conversational fluency in a second language. Spanish is the most …

An entire generation of Indians has grown up unable to type in its own language on mobile phones

For many Indians who are still offline, language is a massive barrier to the online world.<p>Indian language content constitutes less than 0.01% of the internet today. But make no mistake, the next wave of users in India will be non-English speaking, a study of 4,612 urban citizens and 2,448 rural …

Teachers in Wales 'worried' about future of foreign languages

<b>Teachers in Wales are "extremely worried" about the future of foreign languages in the country, according to a British Council survey.</b><p>It found more than a third of Welsh schools now have less than 10% of Year 10 pupils studying a modern foreign language.<p>British Council Wales said prospects remained …

5 Tricks to Learn a Foreign Language Way Faster | Inc.com

Science shows that learning a second language can help you solve problems more critically, focus more intensely, and even keep your brain sharp as you age. And that's not even mentioning the practical benefits in business and in life of being able to talk to more people and travel more widely.<p>But …