If you select your holiday destination by salivating over pictures of the local cuisine rather than seeking out sandy beaches, a traditional self-catering holiday could offer you and your stomach a little more satisfaction. Free from the restricted food choices of the hotel buffet and corresponding prohibitive meal times, you can work your way through the local delicacies, dine at the best restaurants in the area and take home a recipe or two to add to your international repertoire.
Easter is one of the most important Catholic holidays, and as Spain is a Christian country, it represents a major celebration for the locals. Spain is well known for its traditional celebrations of Christianity’s greatest holiday – the passion and death of Jesus Christ, and his return to his followers. Let’s see how different regions in Spain celebrate Easter. Continue Reading →
Spain is a country steeped in sporting tradition. Like most Western societies sport plays a very important role in bringing people together into a homogeneous unity. If you are lucky enough to visit Spain you should definitely go and watch a sporting event. Below are some of the most popular. Continue Reading →
My Spanish Lovers is back again and this week we talk to Friendly Spanish, a school operating out of London teaching Brits like me a thing or two about Spanish language and culture. Here’s what they have to say, including interesting information about why it’s always worth investing in learning Spanish.
Hi Friendly Spanish! Thanks so much for joining us here at My Spanish Lovers. For those who don’t know, could you tell us a little bit about yourselves and what you offer people looking to learn Spanish?
¡Hola a todos!
Friendly Spanish is a Spanish language school in London for professionals, with over 12 years’ experience of teaching. We provide top quality, face-to-face and on-line Spanish classes. Continue Reading →
Hola! I'm Will Peach and I left my 9-5 London lifestyle in the last half of 2011 to learn Spanish to fluency and figure out what to see in Spain while living on the cheap.