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Our Magazine is written by young people from the UK. Each year we select a new group of bloggers, from the British Council’s language assistants, who share their experiences of learning languages and living abroad.
Have you ever dreamed of going to places all over the world without paying a lot of money?
I’m originally from the UK, and I’ve spent the last 19 Christmases in England - having a typical English experience, now I’m in Germany for this year and it’s completely different!
Animals today are still a huge part of the sport and entertainment industries.
Last summer I went on a two month trip to America to lead a children’s summer camp in Malibu, California.
“Cricket is basically Baseball on Valium”
Robin Williams – actor
The giant panda is everyone’s best friend. They are cute, cuddly and lots of fun.
Do international sportsmen have a duty to be good role models?
Will you live in a different country in the future?
Facebook. It doesn’t matter where you are in the world; you always seem to be within reach of it.
Last weekend I set off on my consistently untrustworthy bicycle to visit the Yuejiang Tower in the north of the Chinese city of Nanjing.
Northern Ireland’s ongoing peace progress brings top music awards show to capital.
Now I may be twenty years old (going on twenty one), but I wouldn’t describe myself, nor will I ever be able to describe myself, as the sort of person who is able to keep up with, let alone to com
Every city has a particular smell; a scent which captures the imagination of many-a-tourist. Vienna is no different.
Watching a film, whether in the cinema or at home, is often relaxing, exhilarating, uplifting and something that I, and millions of other film goers, will never tire of.
Boqueria. This is a word that every local living in Barcelona will recognise.
Now, I know that Córdoba doesn’t exactly feature highly on our list of top holiday destinations.
I am not an outdoor person.
Allow me to share an experience with you. I live in a city called Nîmes, my home in the south of France.
So what’s this French film about? Weird name, I hear you cry...
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