/Tag: Madrid

MADO 2018, Madrid Gay Pride: Gay Slangs

El Día del Orgullo LGBT, 28th of June, commemorates Stonewall riots in 1969. The situation for lesbianas (lesbians), gays, bisexuales (bisexuals) and transgéneros (transgenders) has changed absolutely for good. However, this community still have many rights to fight for. Madrid has become one of the centers of this movement. More than 1.5 million of people [...]

By | 2018-06-26T10:08:32+00:00 junio 27th, 2018|Actualidad, This is Spain, Words made in Spain|Sin comentarios

Spotahome: the best way to get a house before moving to Spain

As true Spaniards, we at Spanishviaskype know that finding an apartment in Spain isn’t easy; in fact, it can often be a nightmare. We’ve definitely had our own fair share of apartment search horror stories. As you rummage through all of the traditional websites that you would normally use to find the room, studio, or [...]

By | 2017-02-15T22:32:04+00:00 abril 29th, 2015|SpanishviaSkype, This is Spain|Sin comentarios

“Spanishviaskype is the best way to learn the language if you don’t live in a Spanish speaking country”

Al Day (62) is an american airline pilot. He’s so funny and always looks on the bright side (Es muy gracioso y siempre ve el lado positivo de las cosas). He doesn’t need Spanish for his job but he really loves the Spanish language and culture. He has been studying with SpanishviaSkype for two years and a half. [...]

10 things you might not know about Spain (B1)

Most of our Spanish students ask us different questions related to Spain. Most of them like our culture and our way of living, although they don’t understand several things such as why we keep dropping litter at the bars (aunque no entienden por qué seguimos tirando basura en los bares): napkins, cigarette butts, pits, shells… The [...]

By | 2017-02-15T22:32:12+00:00 abril 2nd, 2014|B1, This is Spain|Sin comentarios