Month: February 2013

Free Culture in Madrid

Studying in Madrid is a great opportunity for anyone who takes it. Students arrive in Madrid with the desire to cross of their bucket list as much as they can; visiting neighboring European countries,...


The Harlem Shake

What is the Harlem Shake? Is it a drink, dance, reason for people to go insane for 30 seconds or is it just the latest thing? Whatever it is or your reason to do it, it does look like a lot of fun...


Diario de la Mujer Madrileña: Lovey Dovey Day

"Look out your window," you could have texted me ... As I look out I smile cause I see you out on the balcony,waiting with your camera in hand. You're not as stubborn as you normally are. And...


Extra Sardines for Me Please! El Entierro de la Sardina

El Entierro de la Sardina or The Burial of the Sardine is a ceremony announcing the end of Carnival in different parts of Spain and Latin America. The Burial usually consist of a carnival parade that...


Nicole Ventures Out: Apartment Search in Madrid

We don't know how else to tell you guys so we have here Nicole, student at the University of Florida, of Dominican descent and studying sports management.  She arrived about a month ago in Madrid...


Decisions, Decisions: Apartment vs. Dorm

Choosing where to live while you study abroad is very important. If you pick the wrong place it could quite possibly be detrimental to not only your academics/career. but your social life as...


Romina & Sam Land On Their Feet in Madrid

Our new friends Romina and Sam arrived last month from San Francisco where they attend the University of San Francisco.  They are studying abroad at the University of Saint Louis right here in...


Beyonce Kills it at the Super Bowl

If you ever doubted Beyonce's ability, well you should be ashamed of yourself. This past Super Bowl XLVII served as proof of how powerful this incredibly talented performer truly is. Most people...


Super Bowl XLVII: Ravens vs. 49ers

Super Bowl will be in full swing this Sunday February 3rd, 2013. But how are we going to immerse ourselves and enjoy such an adrenaline pumped game if Madrid is your current home? Well we've got...