Author Archives: Shannon Kennedy



Shannon Kennedy

I'm a language lover, traveler and musician sharing my adventures and language learning tips over at Eurolinguiste. Join me on Facebook for daily language learning and travel tips!

Discover Where to Eat in Barcelona | A Review of Onofre + Spanish Food Vocab
in Culture & Cuisine, Travel

Discover Where to Eat in Barcelona | A Review of Onofre + Spanish Food Vocab

Tucked away on a little side street in the heart of the vibrant, picturesque Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic), is a hidden culinary jewel. When one thinks of Spanish cuisine, the first things that come to mind are likely paella and tapas, and its the latter in which this restaurant specializes. While visiting the beautiful city of Barcelona on our most recent anniversary, M and I...

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17 Aug 2015
A Review of LCI Brands & Lewis N. Clark Travel Products
in Travel

A Review of LCI Brands & Lewis N. Clark Travel Products

Even though I spend a lot of time traveling, I have never really given much thought to the bags or travel gear that I am using. In all honesty, I also tend to use things until completely worn before even thinking about something new. As an example, the backpack that I used in university still has some life left in it, so I hadn’t really...

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13 Aug 2015
Why Conversing In Your Target Language Does More For You Than Any Textbook Ever Will
in Language Resources

Why Conversing In Your Target Language Does More For You Than Any Textbook Ever Will

A few months back I reviewed one of my new favorite language learning mobile applications, HelloTalk. Since, I’ve partnered with them to bring you this post inspired by Lara. All opinions are my own. I hope you enjoy it! As I’m getting ready to take on my next language, I’ve been thinking a lot about my progress with Mandarin this past year. The difficulties that...

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10 Aug 2015
An Honest and Thorough Review of Assimil
in Language Resources

An Honest and Thorough Review of Assimil

A short time ago, I wrote a post summarizing the eight language learning resources that I use on a regular basis. Although I briefly mentioned the reason why I use these resources, how I use them and their approximate costs, I wanted to spend the time to write out thorough reviews of each of the eight resources as well. Before I get started with today’s...

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06 Aug 2015
Monterey Bay | Eurolinguiste
in Travel

Monterey Bay | Eurolinguiste

A few years back M and I had the opportunity to go up to Monterey, California to spend my birthday weekend near the ocean. To throw a little history at you, Monterey Bay was originally known as Bahía de los Pinos, but in 1595 it was renamed to Bahía de San Pedro. In 1602 the name was once more changed to Puerto de Monterey. Monterey...

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03 Aug 2015
Okonomiyaki (Japanese Pancakes) No Pork Recipe | Eurolinguiste
in Culture & Cuisine

Okonomiyaki (Japanese Pancakes) No Pork Recipe | Eurolinguiste

This past month one of the recipes in my Try the World box was for Okonomiyaki. Okonomiyaki is often referred to as a Japanese pancake. It can contain any number of ingredients and it is associated with the Kansai and Hirosima areas of Japan. In Japanese “okonomi” means “what you like” and “yaki” means “grilled” or “cooked”. And that’s pretty much what okonomiyaki is –...

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27 Jul 2015
Paris France Instagram Recap
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Paris France Instagram Recap

I’ve had so many ideas for language learning related posts lately that I have not shared nearly as many travel posts as I normally would. To try and make up for it, I thought I would share a quick Instagram Recap from Paris France so that you could get a quick preview of some of what I hope to share with you in the near...

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20 Jul 2015
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