Cuisine, language and culture are just a few of the things that bring global cities and countries to life. The following insights highlight best-kept secrets, local treasures, fun facts and traveler suggestions. Whether you’re going on tour or researching a potential trip, find a little travel inspiration here.

Preschooler in Paris

I’ve finally pored through hundreds of photos from my week in Paris with my wife and daughter following EF’s Paris… Read more

Monopoly Update

Voting officially ended last night for Monopoly’s upcoming Here & Now: The World Edition. But we’ll have to wait awhile… Read more

Paris O Postcard: Frog legs

  Paris O Postcard: Frog legs, originally uploaded by following.equator. Following the Equator—and all of the other EF staff members… Read more

The Other Side Of The World

It’s nearly every American kid’s belief that China is on the exact opposite side of the world. That’s what we… Read more

Speechless in Spain

They’re going to have to keep humming in Spain—at least for a while longer. Spain’s national anthem, “La Marcha Real”… Read more