• All
  • Cultural Blog
  • Practice Spanish
  • Resources for Spanish Teachers
  • Spanish Culture
  • Student Stories
  • Trip Preparation
  • Uncategorized

This past weekend, our university semester students that are studying abroad in Seville, Spain with Centro MundoLengua went on an educational travel excursion and explored Lisbon, Portugal! On an exciting and educational weekend excursion, we experienced all areas of Lisbon, immersing ourselves in the Portuguese language,...

International Travel Guide: Getting through the airport A step-by-step travel guide for minors traveling alone and first-time travelers   Are you a first-time traveler, new to the whole airport thing, traveling alone as a minor, it’s your first time abroad, or all of the above? No worries! Traveling internationally...

Whether you're exploring the city, taking a semester abroad, or enjoying a family vacation, Seville has something for everyone! Many people look forward to immersing themselves in the vibrant and exciting Sevillana culture, but where do you even start?! To make sure you don't miss...

Tips on what to pack and how to pack for Europe from an experienced international traveler and pro packer When packing for Europe (or any international destination), the number one packing rule is to “pack light”. It’s a simple concept but can be very difficult to...

A glance into the visit with our colleagues from Switzerland Earlier in October, we had the opportunity to welcome the ASPE (Swiss Association of Spanish Professors) into our Spanish language school located right in the heart of Seville’s historic center. After enjoying tapas during our reception...

A glimpse at the first weeks of two roommates living with a Spanish family and studying abroad in Spain Want to study abroad in Spain? Curious about what it’s like to live with a Spanish family? Unsure of the transition into Spanish life or how you...

What you need to know about the differences in Spain Spanish (the Spanish spoken in Spain) and American Spanish (the Spanish that is widely used in the US) Upon arriving in Spain, if you have come from a Spanish classroom in the United States, you will...

Jordan Drummonds, a student in our spring study abroad group, wrote this amazing blog post about Centro Mundolengua´s recent Barcelona trip. Our Sevilla group recently made the trip up to Northern Spain to see what the heart of Catalonia had to offer. Barcelona has new...

Learning another language abroad is one of the best things you can do for yourself. To be honest, the place or the language is far less important than the act of going abroad and learning to speak like the locals. Whether you’re learning Icelandic in...

Introduction Last weekend, almost all of our spring study abroad group packed their bags and left for Morocco as part of a planned Centro Mundolengua trip. For almost everyone, Africa was an uncharted land despite its proximity to the south of Spain. In just a few short...

“My dream is to travel the world.” Almost everyone I know has said some variant of this sentence at some point. Because I’ve spent the last year of my life living in Barcelona for graduate school, I’ve been incredibly fortunate when it comes to that whole...

Since August of 2014, I have been fortunate enough to be able to travel to Spain three times and spend roughly 8 months of the past two years here; thanks Mom and Dad. Throughout my time here I have gained an immeasurable amount of knowledge...

The best way to learn is through experience and that is why we have made a list of quirky, yet key study abroad preparation tips for your semester in Spain. Everyone knows the clique tips like, “Get a passport,” “Bring versatile clothing,” and “Arrive with...

Alright so we are back with another post full of travel tips! In the last post, we covered how to get around when you are taking trips during your study abroad. This time we are going to cover how to put a roof over your...

Thanksgiving! One of the hardest parts about studying in Seville for the fall semester is “missing out” on family time during a holiday that celebrates togetherness. At Centro Mundolengua, the program includes a Thanksgiving dinner, so at least you won’t feel like you are totally...

When you’re studying abroad in another country you are usually not just there to go to school and see the inside of your room. You choose to study abroad so that you can explore the culture, sights, and languages of another city. In fact, many...

GermanSpainFrenchUSA