Being bilingual is an extremely high-valued skill. People vary on how they want to learn English, but many Italian families are finding that hosting an au pair from America is one of the best ways for their children to learn to speak fluently. Not only is it free, but the children develop other skill sets as well as become proficient in English.
Rome, Italy is well-known for being an art center of the world, both today and in the ancient past. Hundreds of people travel each year in order to see some of the work of famous artists face to face. From Bernini to Michelangelo, Italy is full of various styles from the centuries. For both those who travel to Italy or for those who live there, here are some of the best paintings, sculptures, and architecture in Rome today:
Italy is one of the most beautiful countries in the world. Home to gorgeous art galleries, breathtaking beaches, and delectable dishes, Italy is incredible -- and its capital, Rome, is no exception. Here are some of the top things to do in Rome.
Sardinia is infamous for its incredible beaches and superb vacationing spots. Whether you're there as a tourist exploring Italy, a student studying abroad, or employee working, Sardinia's capital Cagliari offers amazing things to see and do every day.
Italy has a lot to offer her visitor. However, sometimes small cities like Pisa get overlooked amidst bigger ones like Florence and Rome. if you're traveling to the land of Italia, don't forget to miss this gem! it's a beautiful city and there's so much more to see than just the Leaning Tower.
She's an up-and-coming singer-songwriter, activist, poet and so much more. When I heard her song, "Secrets" on the radio yesterday, I did a few things: 1) Instantly Shazam-ed it so it wouldn't disappear in the black hole of radio cyberspace. 2) Listened to it 4389705782 times on the way home. Mary Lambert is many shades of cool and here are just a few of them. Thank you, Mary for helping us see the world in a brighter light.
Let's face it, peopld do stupid things. A LOT. Jerks cut you off in traffic, the cashier at the grocery store takes forever to count your change, and your teacher just assigned you a 5-page paper — it's enough to get you frustrated. Sometimes it seems that just one day can be enough to drain the last dregs of your faith in this hopeless thing we call the human race. But then again, humanity surprises us sometimes. And sometimes it's when we least expect it.