- Apparently there is a difference between Holland and the Netherlands. Much like the relationship of England, the UK, and Britain, Holland and the Netherlands are very complex organism. As usual, my favorite youtube channel CGP Grey does a fantastic job explaining: – For more videos I love on travel and everything else, click here!!! … Read more
This will be the last video post for a while… I promise! It was a busy last couple of weeks and I didn’t want to leave the blog dormant. You guys might be starting to get sick of these CGP Grey videos… but I LOVE them. Maybe the Olympics are making me obsess about England, … Read more
The Olympics are upon us! And I am finding some great videos throughout the internet that explain somethings about the United Kingdom that many of us Yanks don’t quite understand…. and this is absolutely one of them! What IS the difference between the United Kingdom, Great Britain, and England? Well this is a very clever … Read more
I came across this video by Graham Hughes today. I love sharing these, especially while we are working on all of the translations for the Languages of Europe Posts. Hughes is a very well traveled individual and knows his stuff when it comes to saving money!
I have less than one hour before my battery dies. I am in an extremely over crowded Panera Bread in Silver Spring MD and the clock is ticking! There are no outlets available and there isn’t another place with electricity and internet anywhere close. Last night a huge storm went through the DC area knocking … Read more