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Colombian Culture Shock

Obviously, moving away from home is a challenge for a number of reasons, especially when you’re moving really far away from home. So, before I moved to Colombia’s capital; Bogotá, […]

Advice I Wish I Knew Before I Moved to Bogotá

Considering I’ve only been here for two months, this list is by no means exhausted. I’m always being put out of my comfort zone here and learning new things about […]

Advice I Wish I Knew Before I Moved to Madrid

Whilst your year abroad may be the time of your life, the process leading up to it is pretty stressful and, even for the most seasoned traveller, moving abroad can […]

A Mini-Guide to Spain’s Provinces

Whether you’re deciding on a location for your year abroad or simply looking for your next holiday destination, this mini-guide is the perfect place to start exploring Spain. As you’ll […]

5 Unmissable Cultural Centres in Madrid  

Art exhibitions, concerts, quirky cafes, study spaces and gift shops: these cultural centres have it all; and what’s more, they’re usually free. Spain has made an effort to accommodate the vast number […]

Day Trips for an Escape from Madrid

Whilst Madrid has absolutely captivated me, the Spanish capital can get a bit claustrophobic at times. It may have a lot to offer but it is still a relatively small […]

LesGaiCineMad 2018: Madrid’s LBGT+ international film festival

Over the past few weeks, Madrid has seen the 23rd cinematic celebration of the LGBT+ community in the form of LesGaiCineMad. The event is run and organised by Fundación Triangulo: […]

A Foreigner’s Guide to Madrid’s Barrios

Barrio (/ˈbarɪəʊ/) – a district of a town in Spain and Spanish-speaking countries. Want to visit the Spanish capital but don’t know where to stay? Are you an Erasmus student […]

8 things to do in Madrid for under €5

Whilst Madrid is one of Europe’s cheaper cities, it’s still a capital city and therefore carries a larger price tag than many other destinations on the continent. But the price […]