January 6th is The Three Kings Day (also known as the Magi or Three Wise Men). Would you like to learn more about this tradition?
Why do the Spanish eat 12 grapes on New Year’s Eve?
According to tradition, if you manage to eat the 12 grapes in time with the chiming of the bells you’ll have a prosperous and very lucky year…
10 Typical Spanish Christmas sweets: Don’t miss even one!
You may have already heard of some Spanish Christmas sweets such as turrón or even the Roscón de Reyes, but what about peladillas? And almendrucos? Use this article to become an expert in Spanish Christmas sweets and get ready to try them all this holiday season: Polvorones and mantecados Polvorones and mantecados are a must […]
7 Spanish Christmas traditions you have to know if you live in Spain
In this article, we would like to talk about famous Spanish Christmas traditions. If you are staying in Spain for the celebration, you will become part of them!
5 myths about learning Spanish that you should banish before starting.
We live in a world full of myths… So, why should Spanish language be spared? God knows why some people harbour myths about foreign languages and their acquisition, myths about learning Spanish are not an exception. There is a notion around foreign languages that speaking several languages was something only possible for intellectual elites. Learning […]
A foreign accent: how much does it matter?
Our Russian teammate Dasha, who has been living in Spain for 7 years, shares her observations on the importance of having a foreign accent.