Month: April 2016

¡Explora Madrid! "Superheroes con Ñ" Exhibit

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s...the newest exhibit opening at Madrid’s own ABC Museum! This upcoming Monday, May 10th the ABC Museum will open its newest exhibit, Superheroes with Ñ. The...


6 Odd Tips for Studying Smarter

Finals week is fast approaching, and it seems like your pile of notes is never ending. How can you possibly process all the material you need before your test? You try focusing for hours, going to...


Madrid Voted Top City to Study Abroad in Europe

In a recent poll, Madrid was voted the number one place to study abroad in Europe by ERASMUS students. Sevilla and Barcelona ranked fifth and seventh, respectively, making Spain the top-rated...


¡Explora Madrid! La Fiesta del Dos de Mayo

This weekend marks one of the most important festivals in the city of Madrid: La Fiesta del Dos de Mayo. Dos de Mayo, or “The Second of May,” marks the anniversary of the Spanish uprising against...


Madrid’s 5 Best Parks for Runners

The weather is warming up here in Madrid, and you know what that means; summer time is approaching! Shed that winter weight and get beach-body ready by hitting one of Madrid’s many running trails....


¡Explora Madrid! English Comedy at MAD Improv

Have you been stuck in the same routine? Want to try something new? Craving an activity in English or simply want to step out of your comfort zone? If so, then we have the solution for you: a night...


Apartment vs. Homestay

You’ve finally made the decision; you’re studying abroad. As you begin to attend orientation sessions, register for classes at your new university, and research your chosen city, another decision...


¡Explora Madrid! MadrEAT Streetfood Market

Calling all foodies: this weekend, the 16th and 17th of April, MadrEAT will host its monthly gourmet street market at Casa de Campo. This event takes advantage of Madrid's status as one of the...


7 Tricks to Practice Your Spanish

Chances are if you’re in Spain for ERASMUS your main goal is to learn Spanish….easier said than done, right? I thought that as soon as I landed in the country my Spanish skills would fly off the...


¡Explora Madrid! Mercado de Motores

  Planes, trains, automobiles and...a local market? This weekend marks the monthly Mercado de Motores, a Saturday activity unlike anything you've ever seen! This mix between a flea market,...