Millie Parrott studies French and Spanish at the University of Edinburgh and is splitting her year abroad between Aix-en-Provence, France, and Santiago, Chile. This is her account of why the Chilean capital deserves to be put back on the map as a must-visit South American destination. To hear more about life in Chile, have a read of Millie's blog.
Harriet Barter studies Spanish and Italian at the University of Exeter and is spending her year abroad doing a work and a study placement in Italy. Here she tells us the 8 stages of coming to terms with having to leave your year abroad location, just as you get settled! Read this post and more on Harriet's blog.
Annalise Mason is a Spanish and TESOL student from Nottingham Trent University. She is currently working as a languages assistant in a primary school in Alicante, Spain. If you wish to find out more about being a language assistant or life in Spain, check out her blog.
Sandra Corbett is in her final year studying French and Spanish at the University of Edinburgh. She spent the second semester of my year abroad in Murcia, Spain as a Comenius assistant teaching 12-15 year olds. Here is her guide to this lesser-known part of Spain. For more on Murcia, check out Sandra's blog.
Miško Macolić Tomičić is a student from Croatia currently doing an internship in Seville, whilst studying for a Masters at the University of Applied Sciences. These are his thoughts on the difficulties on getting through the language barrier when you don't speak Spanish - or English.
Georgina Dorr studies French, Spanish and Portuguese at the University of Exeter. She is spending her year abroad as a British Council language assistant in Huesca, Aragón, which is - of course - in Spain! Here is her guide to this lesser known Spanish region! If you'd like to read more about life as a language assistant in España, have a read of Georgina's blog.
Zoë Morrison-Griffiths studies Hispanic Studies and Portuguese and Brazilian Studies at King's College London, where she is a Peer Advisor. She spent her year abroad in Santiago, Chile and Rio de Janeiro. This is her guide to studying at PUC!
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. In this article, he passes on his tips for surviving life in Lisbon. For more on a year abroad in Portugal, have a read of Lewis' blog or follow him on Twitter.
Joe Butcher studies Spanish at the University of Leeds and is working as a British Council Language Assistant at a high school in Alicante. If you're thinking of hitting the gym whilst you're in Spain, this guide is a must-read... If you want more insights into Spanish life, have a read of his blog!