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Top Tourist Attractions in Washington, DC

Our nation’s capital brims with events and activities for its residents and visitors to this beautiful city. From international displays of hospitality to a little something for everyone, Washington, DC, proves it’s…

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Mother’s Days Around the World

Celebrations honoring mothers happen worldwide. While their histories and traditions vary widely, their sentiments are similar: giving thanks to mothers and paying respect to the women who carry out this…

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Five Things You Didn’t Know about Easter Eggs

The ubiquity of the egg in springtime celebrations surpasses that of Easter baskets, bunnies, and bonnets combined. With its ancient and elaborate history, this ellipsoid holds its own in the…

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Top 10 Eating Utensils You Can’t Live Without

You probably don’t think about utensils very often—until you need one, that is. Interestingly, there’s a lot more to them than you may think. From ancient beginnings to the tables of…

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Celebrate Foreign Language Week: Coaches Share Travel Tips and More!

With the first week of March underway, we here at Rosetta Stone are excited to celebrate the new month and Foreign Language Week! Foreign Language Week was started in 1957…

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Travel Bug: A Journey of Culture and Cuisine in My Own Backyard

It’s a quiet Sunday morning in the city, but down a narrow alleyway a bustling courtyard is filling up with patrons sitting at round tables with sun-shielding umbrellas. A busy…

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Ordering Italian Food in Italian

At some point over the Atlantic Ocean, on the way to Italy, virtually everything I learned from Rosetta Stone seemed to disappear from my head. Part of the reason for…

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Rosetta Stone Chinese (Mandarin) Helps Woman Converse About Food: Ni chi le ma?

I’ve noticed that there’s a bias toward food language in Mandarin. When you run into a friend on the street or meet someone for a date, they’ll greet you with…

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