Meet the Piso

It’s been a while since I last posted an update, but I can assure you I’m still surviving la vida loca in Spain…in between hiding away from the wet weather, running outside to soak up the rays, studying for an exam and various presentations that are coming up… Who said that a year abroad was all … More Meet the Piso

Greetings from Granada

!Hola amigos! It’s been a while, but as I’m sure you will understand, getting organised for moving abroad is pretty hectic… And of course, it’s been predictably topsy-turvy in terms of emotions and settling in, too! As a little background reminder, my Spanish is at a much lower level when compared to my French, not … More Greetings from Granada

Lost in translation

Learning a language comes in a package. A nice boxful of vocab, with a matching set of cultural norms, an accent of varying difficulty, and a complimentary packet of false friends. Complimentary and unavoidable. So, whether you’re the kind of person who will shrug off your mistakes with a laugh, who will giggle in embarrassment … More Lost in translation