Five magical places you must visit in the Valencian Community
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Five magical places you must visit in the Valencian Community

There are many beautiful places to visit in Valencia when you are taking an Spanisn course, yet most of them are always crowded with tourists and it can feel a bit overwhelming. If you want to know some places that are equally as beautiful but less crowded where you can learn about Spain and the...

13 June, 201913 June, 2019by
Five things you didn’t know about Valencia
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Five things you didn’t know about Valencia

  Valencia is one of the most popular cities in Spain and recieves many tourists a year, that love to explore the city and learn about its history. But it also holds a few surprising secrets that even some native valencians don’t know. If you are interested in learning some of these secrets so you...

23 April, 201923 April, 2019by
Let’s save the Paella
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Let’s save the Paella

Paella is one of the most famous Spanish dishes of all time and it originated here in Valencia. One of the first words anyone learns in Spanish are siesta, fiesta, tapas and paella, but despite being such an iconic Spanish dish there is still a huge debate around what Paella actually is and most importantly,...

10 April, 201910 April, 2019by
Four of the most beautiful market places in Valencia
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Four of the most beautiful market places in Valencia

Experiencing Spain’s culture is one of the best ways of learning Spanish and one of the best ways to experience the culture is mixing with the locals. To do so, you can visit one of these four beautiful marketplaces in Valencia with our guided visits.    1. Mercado Central (Photo by Daniel Defco) Inaugurated in 1928, this...

2 April, 20192 April, 2019by
Hogwarts has the best Spanish teachers and it’s coming to Valencia!
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Hogwarts has the best Spanish teachers and it’s coming to Valencia!

The Harry Potter universe is one of the most beloved ones and now you will have the opportunity of learning more about magic and learning Spanish at the same time. The official Harry Potter Exhibition is coming to Valencia from the 13th of April to the 7th of July and will hold numerous pieces of...

25 March, 201925 March, 2019by
The 5 best Weekend Getaways from Valencia
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The 5 best Weekend Getaways from Valencia

5 of the most beautiful places in the Valencian Community. And the most beautiful thing to see.   1. Morella                                                                      ...

22 March, 201922 March, 2019by
Some binomials in Spanish you’ll want to use sooner or later
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Some binomials in Spanish you’ll want to use sooner or later

Binomials or word pairs are idioms in Spanish with the peculiar characteristic of having two words from the same grammatical class like nouns, adjectives, pronouns, etc. There are different types of binomials, some of which are based on sound, synonyms and antonyms, repetition, etc. and though they aren’t always binomials in both languages, it is still...

21 March, 201921 March, 2019by
Spanish curiosities: False anglicisms Part II
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Spanish curiosities: False anglicisms Part II

As you may know, many languages have adopted anglicisms: English words that become part of another language. Usually these words have equivalents in Spanish and keep their original meaning, but not these ones. Not only don’t they have the same meaning… some of them don’t even exist in English! 6. Feeling (good vibe, connection) Maybe...

4 March, 20194 March, 2019by