Menu Close

BLOG

First-hand stories about Spanish speaking countries, their culture, people, traditions, language, and food!

TOP 6 FOODS for CHINESE NEW YEAR

By Admin | Jan 17, 2020

Chinese New Year is certainly a culinary experience for both locals and foreigners in Hong Kong. It is not only about enjoying the food but also about getting good luck and fortune in the coming year. 🎆🎆🎆🎆 ABOUT THIS POST 🎆🎆🎆🎆 Do you celebrate CNY? In this post you will…

Read More

8 Famous Hispanic New Year’s Eve Traditions and Superstitions

By Admin | Dec 31, 2019

Countries around the world have their own traditions and superstitions when celebrating the New Year and these vary immensely. Hispanic countries, on the other hand, share almost the same New Year’s Eve traditions and superstitions. Here are 8 of those famous traditions and superstitions: 1) Eating 12 Grapes At Midnight…

Read More
origin of Nochebuena

The Origin of Nochebuena and Other Hispanic Holiday Traditions

By Admin | Dec 18, 2019

It’s that time of the year again when families get together to have huge feasts, listen to Christmas songs and carols, exchange gifts, and just be merry! But before we go diving into these delicious feasts and merriment, it would be good to know how other Hispanic cultures celebrate Christmas…

Read More

Learn How to Flirt in Spanish with these Pick-Up Lines

By Admin | Oct 23, 2019

When traveling to Spain or any Spanish-speaking country, using a pick-up line, regardless of gender, is the best way to break the ice! It may or may not work, it may even sound cheesy and corny, but in the end, you’ll at least get a laugh out of it. And…

Read More
Apps to improve Spanish

Top 5 Apps to Help Improve your Spanish Skills

By Admin | Oct 2, 2019

Learning Spanish doesn’t stop at The Spanish Academy, and consistent practice is just as important to help improve your Spanish skills. And the best resources to practice are already at your fingertips — your mobile phone (or tablet) nonetheless! Millions of apps are available for FREE download and amongst these…

Read More
practice Spanish

Practice Your Spanish Skills with these 5 Tips

By Admin | Jul 11, 2019

So you finally took the first step and enrolled in a language school to learn Spanish. But we know that it doesn’t end there and like with any skill, practice makes perfect, and in this case, makes you fluent! Going to a Spanish class for a few hours each week…

Read More
Spanish phrases for travel

99 Useful Spanish Phrases that Every Traveler Should Know

By Admin | Jul 4, 2019

Traveling comes so easy these days! With all the cheap flights available, you can easily travel to the other side of the world. Gone were the days when you have to spend an arm and a leg for just a flight! However, booking a flight is, perhaps, the easiest to…

Read More

Sanfermines: the most international Spanish “fiesta”

By Admin | Jun 14, 2019

Do you dare to run in front of the bulls? Scroll down to learn about this famous Spanish fiesta. When the “chupinazo“ explodes, Pamplona becomes an explosion of life. The crowds congregate in front of the Town Hall in order to witness the firing of a rocket, which marks the…

Read More
Stay in the Loop!

Subscribe to our newsletter to get the latest updates on our courses, special offers, and events!