I think I may have finally figured a simple and actionable plan to follow in order not to stop studying languages while I’m at home. 353 more words
AUGUST 16, 2017 4:56 PMAUG 16, 2017 – 16:56A Chinese tourist walks through the Swiss mountain resort of Lauterbrunnen
The recent incident at an Arosa hotel, which had put up a sign instructing Jewish guests to shower before using the swimming pool, has raised the question of how well Swiss hotel and tourism staff are geared up to cater for visitors from other cultures. 691 more words
A basic overview of rank and insignia in Ming China.
Originally introduced by Khubilai Khan and the Mongol Dynasty (1280-1368CE), the use of embroidered or woven squares that denoted rank would continue to be used in the Ming (1368-1644CE) and Qing (1644-1911) dynasties (Mandarin Squares, 2016). 828 more words