In the UK, Shrove Tuesday is celebrated by eating sumptuous pancakes with all manor of toppings. Yet, across the world it is celebrated much differently. In Spain, for example, the final day before Ash Wednesday and the start of the Christian fasting season Lent is celebrated as Carnival. Carnival in Spain is a flamboyant and fascinating event. It is one of the biggest party of the year with locations such as Cadiz and Tenerife being world famous for their celebrations. Continue reading Carnival in Spain: Everything you need to know
Guatemala Facts – 10 Fun and Interesting Facts!
Guatemala is best known as the birthplace of the Mayan civilisation and many of its ancient traditions are present across the country. Guatemala is a land of extraordinary landscapes and a sense of the exotic, and you will also find a profound sense of hospitality among the people, who will invite you to discover all aspects of their country with open arms. Whether you want to pursue learning Spanish or just want to discover more about Guatemala for a trip abroad, we have listed some Guatemala facts you need to know. Buen viaje!
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Top 5 Cities for Foodies.. Across the World!
Each country and culture has its own array of gastronomic specialities, but there’s no denying that some places are just synonymous with good food. Often, it’s countries with French, Spanish and Italian influences that boast a particular gastronomic prowess. However, there are some cities in the world with cuisine that is quite simply on a different level. Here’s our pick of the 5 cities for foodies (and language enthusiasts) across the world. This selection will have you salivating, enthusing….. and returning home a stone heavier!
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Top 3 Spanish for Seniors Language Programmes in Spain
Spanish is one of the world’s most commonly spoken languages. With over 559 million speakers around the world, it is a highly useful language to learn. Our Spanish for Seniors programmes are a fantastic way to learn Spanish. All while meeting others of the same age, and exploring a lovely new place and culture. Each programme offers a selection of excellent activities to combine with your language classes. From cooking classes, excursions, to social activities. Choose one of our Top 3 Spanish for Seniors Language Programmes in Spain.
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9 Things to Know About Learning Spanish – Your Questions Answered!
Are you looking to learn Spanish? Do you want to find out if you can be fluent in Spanish in 6 months? Do you want to travel across the world and discover new cultures? To help you get the most of your Spanish course, here are 9 things you should know about learning Spanish.
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