Q — How can I force my browser to be English when I am travelling?
Depending on your preferred browser, each one will do this automatically for you. Some browsers do it transparently under the covers (MS Edge I am looking at you), some need a plugin to make it happen (Chrome & Firefox).
For me, Microsoft Edge is the clear winner.
Since moving to Spain, and while I am learning this pesky language with way too many Thhh, Ethhh and J’s that sounds like Y’s — I’ve been struggling to understand Spanish web pages. Luckily for me, browser translate is something that is magical.
Browsers come and go in the fashion stakes. I currently favour Edge, but this time last year I was an avid Firefox user. The year before Chrome and Opera. Before that I’ve been a brief Brave fan boy and of course, use Safari on my Apple devices. But recently, I’ve been all about the Edge – it just works and feels faster than Chrome so… let’s look at how to set these browsers up: