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Weekly highlights: July 13-19

“Absolutely nothing is so important for a nation’s culture as its language.”
‒ Wilhelm von Humboldt

Travel: If you are thinking of traveling this summer, make sure you check out the 12 biggest travel mistakes to avoid!

Visit: 35 of the most amazing parks around the world! These photos are really spectacular!

Celebrate: Did you miss la fête du 14-juillet on Monday? Learn more about the history and significance of Bastille Day.

Follow: Have you followed us on Twitter yet? Read about the latest developments in language learning, tour amazing photos, or learn a new lesson in your target language.

Say: un mesero (n.: Spanish) a waiter
Use it in a sentence: Sólo había un mesero en el café.
Consider Imagina for your intermediate Spanish class!

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Weekly highlights: July 6-12

“Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.”
‒ Chinese Proverb

Travel: If you speak Dutch, English, Spanish, and Papiamento (or if you’re looking to learn any of those languages) a visit to Aruba might be right up your alley!

Visit: We can’t wait to meet everyone at this year’s AP Annual Conference! Stop by the Vista Higher Learning booth sometime this weekend to learn more about our AP programs, including our newest addition: Thèmes!

Play: Need a little play in your day? Take a look at some of these beautiful photos of children from around the world and experience their joy.

Stay: So you can’t travel to Italy this summer. Try getting a taste for it a little closer to home with an American Little Italy.

Say: Musei (n.: Italian) Museums
Use it in a sentence: Palazzo Pitti ha all’interno altri musei.
Consider Immagina for your intermediate Italian class!

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Run, Run, As Fast As You Can!

You might know that Pamplona’s running of the bulls occurs each year in July, but did you know that it happens every morning for an entire week? Or how about that each run only lasts 2-4 minutes? Run with us and take a look at a few more facts and photos related to this historic festival!