Five tips to learn Spanish – fast!

Five tips to learn Spanish – fast!

Learning a foreign language can be a long and frustrating progress, and it can be easy to get discouraged along the way. But you can make the process a little easier with our top tips for speeding up your language learning. Enroll in a language class  It might seem...

Four free things to do in Barcelona in June

Four free things to do in Barcelona in June

Summer in Barcelona is one of our favourite seasons - the time of terrace tapas, festa majors, film festivals and lots of other cool events! Read on for our pick of free events this month, and don't forget your sunscreen! Support a good cause at Summer Sants System...

Our favourite Spanish recipes

Our favourite Spanish recipes

Sharing meals is an important part of Spanish culture and Spanish cuisine is world famous. At Languages4Life we have monthly tapas lunches where students and teachers bring their own version of tapas dishes, and we also run a tortilla competition every term which is...

Temps de Flors in Girona: the prettiest festival of primavera

Temps de Flors in Girona: the prettiest festival of primavera

We're only a couple of days away from the start of the one of the most picturesque festivals in Catalunya - Girona's Temps de Flora festival. First celebrated in 1954, the flower festival has been celebrated annually since 1956, with visitors coming from all over the...

Five free things to do in Barcelona in May

Five free things to do in Barcelona in May

Festival season is beginning, and you can still have fun even if you've missed out on Primavera Sound tickets! We have the details of three free festivals happening in and around Barcelona this month, along with some other fun events!  Drink'n'Draw  This massively...

Sant Jordi: a day of books and roses

Sant Jordi: a day of books and roses

Our favourite Barcelona festival is coming up this Sunday - El Diada de Sant Jordi, a Catalan celebration of the national patron saint. The legend goes that Sant Jordi slew a dragon to save a princess. Out of the blood of the dragon a rose blossomed, which he offered...

Five free things to do in Barcelona in April

Five free things to do in Barcelona in April

Spring is well and truly here, so get out to enjoy the best cultural events Barcelona has to offer. You can leave your winter coat - and your wallet - at home!  Listen to some classical music As part of the Maria Canals music competition, there is a grand piano...

Five things to do in rainy Barcelona

Five things to do in rainy Barcelona

Barcelona is usually a city of blue skies and sunshine, but the weather forecast for this weekend is looking stormy. When it's overcast, going to the beach or drinking a caña on a terrace just isn't appealing, so if you're stuck for ideas of rainy-day activities we've...

Spanish vocabulary for the flea market

Spanish vocabulary for the flea market

As well as a permanent flea market - Les Encants - Barcelona has a different market on almost every weekend, with prices ranging from the higher end (Palo Alto, Barcelona Vintage Market) to the flea market prices where you can find some real bargains (El Flea,...

Celebrating Valentine’s Day in Barcelona

Celebrating Valentine’s Day in Barcelona

Valentine's Day isn't particularly popular in Barcelona - the Catalans celebrate love and romance on Sant Jordi, a festival where people exchange books and roses. But if you do want to celebrate Valentine's Day with your partner, don't worry - even though Barcelona...

Five tips to learn Spanish – fast!

Moving to Barcelona – should I learn Spanish or Catalan?

We get asked this question a lot by our students who are new to Barcelona and a bit unsure of the way that the Catalan-Spanish balance works in the city! It's a tricky one to answer, so we've put together some pros and cons of learning Spanish and learning Catalan so...

New year’s resolutions for Spanish learners

New year’s resolutions for Spanish learners

Every year we hear people making New Year's resolutions to do with giving something up (or quitting something), whether that's chocolate, or alcohol, or cigarettes. But why not make this year's resolutions something positive and constructive? We've put together a list...

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