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5 words you should know before travelling to Spain

Spanish is a very diverse language. From Latin America, Europe, and even Africa, Spanish has influence, culture and location. In Spain alone there are many languages spoken along with Spanish, yet Castilian Spanish is spoken nationwide. Additionally, there is some terminology which is original to Spain. Anyone planning on studying abroad, teaching, or moving to… Read More


A Quick Guide to Prepare for Erasmus

Preparing for your Erasmus experience can be exciting and nerve-wrecking at the same time. Although global culture is growing, it is easy to have a completely different experience in one country versus another. Interesting enough Spain is considered one of the most exotic destinations for Erasmus. This may be why Spain is a top destination… Read More


Merry Christmas around the world

“Merry Christmas” in many languages         Afrikaans – Een Plesierige Kerfees Albanian — Gezuar Krishtlindje Arabic – I’d Miilad Said Oua Sana Saida Armenian – Shenoraavor Nor Dari yev Pari Gaghand Azeri – Tezze Iliniz Yahsi Olsun Basque – Zorionstsu Eguberri. Zoriontsu Urte Berri On Bengali – Bodo Din Shubh Lamona Bohemian… Read More


Christmas days in madrid

How are the Christmas days in Madrid? We can already tell you that you have in the winter in Madrid little chance of snow. If you’re in Madrid during the holidays, you will be surrounded by lights! Buildings are beautifully decorated, squares light up and you will encounter huge illuminated Christmas trees. At the Puerta… Read More


We all know about the Ugly Christmas sweaters!

  Nothing better than when the holidays come around, and everyone pulls out their ugly sweaters from hiding. We all know about the ugly Christmas sweaters. Let’s be honest, the sweaters are not that ugly. In fact, many of them are actually really cute. Ugly sweaters have become more than a piece of clothing but… Read More


5 Holiday Activities That You Can Participate In!

  As December is here, it means holiday times are right around the corner. Christmas is huge here in Madrid. The lights are up in the streets, and Christmas themes can be found everywhere. Not only is Christmas big, but as a traditionally Catholic nation, Three Kings Day might even be bigger than Christmas. This… Read More