Social life


Best Ways to Make Friends Abroad – A Beginner’s Guide!

You’ve arrived in Spain. You’re in an entirely different country and surrounded by all new customs and unfamiliar faces. In fact, very little feels familiar and maybe you’re beginning to think you’ve made the biggest mistake of your life. Don’t worry: you haven’t. You […]

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Fünf Bemerkungen, über das Unterrichten in Spanien

Hallo, ich bin Johanna, 24 Jahre alt und komme aus Bamberg, einer kleinen Stadt in Bayern. Von Januar 2017 bis Mai 2017, habe ich als Language Assistant in Madrid Deutsch für die Altersgruppen 10 bis 17 unterrichtet und die Zeit dort […]

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Spanish Culture and Traditions through 8 Phrases Learnt in Spain

My name is Maggie, and I’m from Wisconsin, and now, a part of me will always be from Andalucía as well. I decided to teach English in Spain after graduating from university at St. Norbert College with an […]

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Make Yourself at Home while Teaching English Abroad

When I made the decision to become a Meddeas language assistant in Spain, I knew that I was about to embark on one of the most exciting adventures of my life. I expected to be confronted with obstacles of all kinds […]

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Life After Meddeas: I Formed Lifelong Bonds in Spain

1. Why did you decide to teach English in Spain with Meddeas?
In my final few months of college, I had no idea what I wanted to pursue. I have a varied set of interests and aspirations, but no one job or career […]