Media resources for the Czech Republic

If someone from Iceland, Ghana, or Oman were to visit you in the States, wouldn’t you want them to understand some things about your culture before they arrived?

From popular culture, movies, YouTube videos, articles, blog posts, and travel guides, we can derive culture, cultural context and clues. We encourage you to do this as you prepare to visit someone else’s home country! Here’s a list of resources that may help you understand your host culture and ease the transition between home and host countries:

Recommended Books and Guides:
Lonely Planet
Diversity Abroad
Travel and Leisure
CIA Factbook
Trip AdvisorĀ #CISabroadtip: check out their smartphone app too!

Recommended Videos and Movies:

More video Resources:
Travel Tips: Why you need a U.S. Passport Card

Language Resources:
Google translate
Mango Languages
Living Language

#CISAbroadTip: Many of the above are great apps for your phone or other devices!