Holly Shayler studies Geography and Spanish at the University of Leeds and spent her year abroad as a language assistant in A Coruña. She has been blogging about her experiences but here she shares her top ten tips for getting the most out of this little-known Spanish city!
Rosie Woods came to Ibiza as a British Council language assistant after graduating from Aberystwyth University with a degree in French and Spanish. This was her second year abroad and second experience as a language assistant in Spain.
Amelia Riley has just finished her second year studying Modern Languages (French and Spanish) at the University of Central Lancashire. In September, she will embark on her year abroad, spending eight months in Spain as an English Language Assistant for the British Council, followed by four months in France.
Becky is studying French, Spanish and Catalan at Durham University. She has just spent a semester in Tours, France, and is now studying in Lugo, Spain. Check out her blog for her latest update, and here is her insider guide to life in Lugo: a northwestern city in the autonomous community of Galicia, surrounded by completely intact Roman walls, and filled with chocolate and churros!
Are you a Spanish student looking to volunteer on your year abroad? Interested in spending time in South America? How about spending your days working with a charity that helps children and vulnerable young people in Peru to build a sustainable future and your free time exploring Machu Picchu and trekking through the Amazon rainforest? Read on to find out more about the work of Latin American Foundation for the Future and how you can you can get involved!
Georgina is a student at the University of Kent and is spending her year abroad studying Sociology in Granada, Spain. Here are the five stages of grief according to her experiences in Spanish lectures at university in Granada.
Georgina is a student at the University of Kent and is spending her year abroad studying Sociology in Granada, Spain. Here are eight observations she has made about cultural differences between the British and the Spanish...