Chinese New Year 2013 – Year Of The Snake

night-life-new-york-chinatownThe Chinese New Year this year, begins on the 10th February 2013. This year is the Year of the Snake (water snake), which is said to be highly motivated, insightful and influential. In honour of the Chinese New Year, why not learn to speak one of the most important languages in the world – Mandarin Chinese. We highlight our recommended top ways to learn Mandarin Chinese, featuring some of the best and most innovative language providers in the world. [Read more…]

New Year Language Resolutions With Language Advantage!

With the coming of the New Year, everyone makes resolutions. Why not make learning a new language your resolution in 2013? Or, improve on a language that you have already been learning? We’ve hand-picked the best language courses for you, to help you make a start! Whether you are beginner, intermediate or advanced, we have some great suggestions for you. Get your language advantage moving this year and try one of these language courses! [Read more…]

Happy Andean New Year!

The Inti Raymi or ‘Festival of the Sun’ is celebrated on the 24th June every year near the city of Cuzco in Peru, the capital of the ancient Inca Empire.   The main event is the reconstruction of the Inti Raymi as a theatrical play in Sacsayhuaman.   Today it marks the Andean New Year. [Read more…]