An unforgettable last week in Spain and Germany

The last week of my time abroad this summer was the culmination of my first time in Europe, first work experience in my career field, first time living with a host family, first time interacting with a lot of different cultures in the same country, and many more moments that I was only able to…

Cuenca and Valencia: From the Mountains to the Ocean

Last weekend, I traveled for the last time inside Spain. My company organized these trips for last weekend, so I decided to join them on this amazing experience. I worked as a coordinator for both trips along a group of other interns from my office. It sounds strange and tiring to say that you also…

La Vivienda Española

Recently, I have been helping the Housing department of my office since it is a growing business and they need more employees to work within this important industry. Thanks to the work of universities and educational institutions, as well as the job of marketing this country as a must-to-see place, the number of foreigners, travelers…

Spain’s Gastronomy: ¡La Mejor!

One of the most useful tips I learned my first day in Spain during orientation is about food. Believe it or not, it is healthier, cheaper and more delicious to have a lunch meal in Spain compare to the US. Before I came to Spain, I was worried of how I was going to find…

Embracing Madrid’s Culture: History, Traditions and People

What motivates me the most about traveling to places that I never been before is the culture of that place. Buildings, monuments and unique constructions are also important to see and admire, but what I enjoy about these is the history, stories and memories that hold within its walls and facades. I think that the…

Magnificent Art Museums and Historical Buildings

What is one of the most common sources of income for a country or city? Each country in the world has unique methods to produce income and improve the economy of its nation based on factors such as location, size, population, climate and more, but an excellent way to maintain the economy of a nation…

My work experience at Be Madrid

I still can’t believe that I have been in Spain for over a month! Time flies! Well, I need to use my time wisely for the next 6 weeks in order to enjoy every day of my time abroad. This week, I wanted to tell you more about my internship experience. As I said in…

Exploring new places and experiencing new languages

Last weekend, I went to my first unplanned trip to one of the main cities of Spain. It was an unplanned trip because I had no idea of what to do when I arrived to Barcelona at 7:20 am on a Saturday morning. The moment that made me realize that I was in a true…

In Madrid, we work hard and play hard

I titled my blog this week with the phrase “work hard and play hard” for many reasons, but as you can imagine is mainly because I have been working full time all week and still make time to hang out with my friends since that’s the culture here in Madrid. Day time is for work,…