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How to deal with homesickness

Homesickness is a feeling that many people associate with children and young adults who are away from home to attend a camp or living away from home for the first time when they go off to university. Homesickness is also a fairly universal condition, with researchers suggesting that at least 70% of young adults and...

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10 colourful Polish phrases

One of the natural outgrowths of a more mobile and connected society is the exposure to new cultural ideas, customs, foods and language. One country that provides an interesting example of this type of cultural exchange is Poland. Polish immigrants are numerous throughout the world; in fact, the Polish are one of the largest nationalities...

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Greeks in the UK

Due in large part to its location, its long-standing reputation as a rich trading and commercial centre and world stature, the UK has long been a destination for immigrants from all parts of the world. Of all groups that have immigrated or settled in the UK, few have had the impact and longevity as have...

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Easter celebrations around the world

Easter is one of the most important holy days in the Christian faith. Easter, which is a “moveable feast” due to the lack of a fixed date, is celebrated in many parts of the world. The celebrations include religious and secular festivities many of which date back to the early days of Christianity. Norway One...

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Best romantic European city breaks

Valentine’s Day 2018 has now passed but that is no reason why the romance should stop. Why not take a look at some of our recommendations for romantic European city breaks for 2018 – any excuse for a holiday! Paris There is little doubt that Paris is the default choice for many when they think...

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5 New Year’s resolutions worth keeping

With the first month of 2018 almost at an end, it’s a good a time as any to evaluate whether our resolutions from 2017 are still on track. Are you still going to the gym you signed up for on January 1st? Have you managed to stick to no alcohol all month? If not, we...

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