blackmadonnacoverThe Black Madonna of Częstochowa is full of mystery. Let her dark, pensive expression guide you through Poland's history.

cowcoverLost in translation: the weird and wonderful idioms from all over Europe which ought to be part of the English language. This time: do you speak French like a Spanish cow?

erasmuslovecoverWho hasn't fantasised about having an affair with a teacher? In Jan's case, the dream came true.

goethe_coverFound in the treasure chests of the English language: useful words, strange phrases, and now something which might give you a sense of déjà vu...

insideoutcover How can you visit a Spanish patio, a French Gothic cathedral and a Roman fountain in the same day? In Hearst Castle, California, you can find the whole European continent in one building.

stgeorgecover Do you dream of the day when your knight in shining armour will whisk you away for a fairytale romance? On St George's Day, Catalonian "knights" celebrate love in a special way - while the miserable English ignore their own patron saint!

foiegrascoverFoie gras: a delicacy for some people, animal torture for others. Foie gras is a controversial speciality - but it's deeply rooted in some European countries.

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