7 Tricks to Pick Up the Local Tongue

Necessity is the mother of invention – and what better what to invent your second language than by making it an absolute necessity to live. We’ve all heard that the best way to learn a language is to spend time in a country that speaks it, after all. And yet, I’ve met plenty of people … Continue reading 7 Tricks to Pick Up the Local Tongue

Welcome to Parchment Road!

With my Six Months South Journey over and a new phase of life beginning, I'm relaunching my blog... Welcome to Parchment Road! Hopefully, with a less time-restrictive title, I will be using this site for years to come, to document and comment on all those gems in the story of life that catch my eye. … Continue reading Welcome to Parchment Road!