Still not convinced to come to Spain? Reasons for going abroad…

Whether to go abroad or not go abroad – that is the question that is most likely puzzling your mind as you’re reading this post. Granted, leaving everything behind, and even more importantly – leaving your comfort zone – in order to travel oversees and learn a foreign language is an important decision. Nonetheless, the reasons for going abroad and the benefits to be reaped far outweigh any possible inconveniences. You’re well aware...

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7 cheap things to do in Madrid

Just arrived in Madrid? Not a millionaire? No problem! Although Spain’s capital does boast a whole host of high-dollar entertainment options, there are also a multitude of economical things to do in the city. Let’s take a look at 7 cheap things to do in Madrid: 1. Museums in Madrid Any tourist coming to Madrid will undoubtedly visit several of the many world-class museums located in the city. If you’re going to be in town for...

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So you’ve made it to Spain… What now? Five must-dos upon arrival

Embarking on a life-changing journey is quite a feat. You’ve made it to Spain, but what now? We’re going to discuss five must-dos upon arrival. 1. Accommodation Perhaps you’ve already arranged to stay with a host family or rented a room in a shared flat (that’s a shared apartment for us yankees). If this isn’t the case, you’ll need to sort something out. If you don’t have any personal contacts, the best...

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Coming to Spain? What to pack…

So you’ve decided to come to Spain! Whether you’ve made the decision on the fly or it’s been a long time coming, you’ve already done the hard part, right? Perhaps, but you still have yet to pack. Deciding what you’ll need for the next year or more can be a nerve-wracking experience. Thus, we’re going to discuss some of the things you should be sure to bring along, as well as some of the things you may want to...

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