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!

Starbucks Spotting Part I
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Starbucks Spotting Part I

My obsession with taking photos of Starbucks around the world began in 2009 while I was on tour in Colorado. After a week long tour, I had yet to enjoy a single cup of coffee and I was feeling it (particularly because of the non-stop schedule). It was our last day before flying back home – and lo and behold! – a Starbucks in Breckenridge,...

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28 May 2014
The Batu Caves in Malaysia
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The Batu Caves in Malaysia

While M and I were in Malaysia earlier this month, we did not have much time to visit the area as our schedules were full with the event for which we were there visiting. We had one afternoon where we had the opportunity to drive into Kuala Lumpur from Putrajaya, and after visiting the city, we decided to take a twenty-minute taxi ride to a...

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28 May 2014
Weekly Wishes // May 2014
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Weekly Wishes // May 2014

It seems I am a little late to the party this month on updating my goals. I wrote my April Goals out the end of March and this month I’m just now sharing them more than halfway through May. Yikes! I guess playing catch up after traveling out of the country for a month will do that to your blogging schedule when you still have...

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20 May 2014
My First Experiences Using Mandarin Chinese
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My First Experiences Using Mandarin Chinese

It’s one thing to study and learn a language, but it’s entirely another when you finally get to use it. While it’s fun to earn points on Memrise or Duolingo, slip Disc 16 of your Pimsleur Mandarin lessons into your CD Player, or recognize a symbol or two of Chinese in a magazine article, it’s far more rewarding to begin to hold a conversation (or...

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12 May 2014
Summer Book Challenge 2014
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Summer Book Challenge 2014

I love reading and I love a challenge, so I’ve decided to take up Semi-Charmed Kind of Life‘s Summer Book Challenge. The dates for the link up and challenge are May 1 to August 31, so I’m a little late starting, but I’ll hopefully catch up. If not, it’s fun to participate anyway! I can also hopefully use this challenge to get closer to meeting...

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06 May 2014
Meanwhile in Malaysia
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Meanwhile in Malaysia

I’m finally home for the first time in a month! The last few weeks M and I have had quite a few adventures that took us to France, Italy, Taiwan and Malaysia before returning to the US and I’ll have a few posts and photos soon. In the meantime, I’m catching up on a few things after having been gone for so long! Meanwhile in...

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06 May 2014
Meanwhile in Paris France | Eurolinguiste
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Meanwhile in Paris France | Eurolinguiste

I couldn’t wait to share photos from our current trip to Paris, so I thought I’d do a quick Instagram roundup.  Meanwhile in Paris Meanwhile in Paris France + Finally got the chance to try macarons from Ladurée – they definitely live up to their reputation + Enjoyed great weather while in France + Tried my hand at French cuisine + Enjoyed an excellent meal...

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25 Apr 2014
Doors and Doorways in Venice, Italy
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Doors and Doorways in Venice, Italy

M and I celebrated our wedding anniversary with a short trip to Venice, Italy. It was my first trip ever to Italy and I fell in love with the beautiful canals, delicious food, and lively crowds in the city. It was a memorable weekend! Venice’s doors and doorways were dispersed amongst the streets and alleyways, and even along the canals. I had the opportunity to...

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24 Apr 2014
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