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Category: Culture

Alumbrado de Navidad

¡Hola todos! Today is the last day of November and tomorrow we start December, the month of Christmas. Christmas time in Seville is so beautiful and amazing with all the lights on the streets. There is also a lot to see and explore during Christmas time; events, music and food, but we will tell you more about it next week. Now we will tell you about Alumbrado de Navidad:

3 Spanish series you need to see

Hi everyone! Now when it´s getting colder and darker it´s a good opportunity to be inside learning some Spanish by watching Spanish series. Here are three of our favourite series:

Places to discover for free on Mondays

Sevilla is home to not only traditional Flamenco dance or tapas but also to extraordinary museums and ancient palaces all around the city. The thing is that most of them are available without any fee or don’t charge any fee on Mondays!! As you already discovered some Sevillian art here, you could see that architecture from the first sight looks similar but has something different at the same time. So dedicate your Mondays to a cultural visits!

Mes de danza

Hi everyone! I hope you all have had a nice holiday and you have celebrated Halloween well, even though the weather was not the best one. You probably didn´t know that this month is the month of dance in Seville. It means that you can find all kind of dances all around the city for free or for a small amount of money. There are shows from 28th of October until 11th of November.

How to spend rainy holiday in Sevilla

Sevilla has more than 7 months of sunny and really hot days, but… Before visiting or coming to Sevilla for the autumn or winter time you should know that during this period Sevilla has some rainy and cold days as well. We need to say that adaptation is quite hard when you already have experienced more than 40 degrees here! Although cold season in Sevilla has its own magic and there are few recommendations how to spend rainy holiday in Sevilla!

Salsa and Bachata

Hi everyone! How are you? In today’s blog will give you some more insights in two typical dances: Salsa and Bachata. You have also probably been invited for many many classes and events that have something to do with salsa and bachata. That’s why we thought it would be nice to write something about that, does it even come from Spain…?

Hispanic Day

Hi guys! This friday it´s hispanic day! This means we´re all free! In this blog we will explain you why you are free on this specific day and what Hispanic day is.

The truth about Spanish stereotypes

Everybody creates them, every country has them: stereotypes. It’s the first thing that comes in your mind when you think about a special nation and it’s also influence your way of seeing people coming from or living in this country. However, have you ever asked yourself how many of them are true? Today, we’re going to speak a little bit of some of the most common Spanish stereotypes and find out what’s the actual matter.

What is “La Noche de San Juan”

Every year, on the night of the 23rd of June at midnight, people all over Spain celebrate “la noche de San Juan”. But what is this celebration? Why do people celebrate? And what are the best places in Spain to go see it?

5 Books to Start Reading in Spanish

One of the best ways to familiarize yourself with a language and learn a good amount of vocabulary is to read, read and read! With summer approaching fast and, with it, its sunny days spent at the beach or in a hammock, here is a selection of easy-to-read books in Spanish so that you keep practicing your Spanish without even noticing!