Elly Grantham studies Applied Languages at the University of Portsmouth and is currently on her year abroad, which she is spending in Lyon, France and Salamanca, Spain. Here's why she thinks everyone should give Salamance a go! For more on Elly's time abroad, have a read of her blog.
Charlotte Darrell studies Spanish and Arabic at Durham University. She spent 4 months as an English teaching assistant in Peru, before moving to Oman to study Arabic. You can read more about her year abroad experiences on her blog. Here are her recommendations for the best online resources to help you to learn Arabic.
Hannah Qurashi studies Spanish and Linguistics at the University of York. She is on a Year Abroad in Santiago, Chile as an English Language Assistant with the British Council. Here are her tips to help ease you into Chilean culture!
Aoife is studying BA Spanish and Italian at the University of Exeter, and studied Beginners Russian in her second year as an additional subject. She spent the first semester of her Year Abroad studying at the Universidad de Alcalá, before moving to her second study placement in Padua in the spring. This is her guide to Cervantes' birthplace!
Lewis Blakey is a student of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of Southampton and is doing a voluntary work placement in Lisbon, Portugal with an organisation that works with education and training within the EU, facilitating and co-ordinating Erasmus+ placements for students in countries with fewer opportunities for training such as Romania, Poland and Slovenia. To hear more from Lewis, you can read his blog or follow him on Twitter.
Hannah Qurashi studies Spanish and Linguistics at the University of York, and is currently on a year abroad teaching English in Santiago, Chile. Whilst there, she spent two months backpacking round South America and is now going to tell us a bit about her experience. To find out more about Hannah´s adventures, you can read her blog here.
Eloise Horsey has recently finished a translation traineeship in Luxembourg. In this case study, she looks back over her experience...
Suzie McKee is a Spanish and Italian student from the University of Bristol. She is currently on the second half of her year abroad in Brescia Italy, working as a teaching assistant, having previously worked as a receptionist in a language school in Gran Canaria. Have a read of her blog for more on her year!
Charlotte studies Spanish and Arabic at Durham University. She is currently in studying Arabic in Oman, after having spent 4 months volunteering in Peru. For stories of Charlotte's year abroad, you can read her blog. This is her insider guide to life in the Middle Eastern country that often gets overlooked...
Charlotte studies Arabic and Spanish at Durham University. She spent 4 months volunteering as an English language teaching assistant in Peru, and is currently studying Arabic for 6 months in Oman. These are her ten favourite things about the home of Machu Picchu! For more on Peru and Oman, have a read of Charlotte's blog.