3 reasons why a legitimate TEFL course cannot cost under €1,300

Google “TEFL certification Barcelona” and you’ll see an array of  TEFL classes ranging in price from €200 to over €1,500. How can there be such a difference in price if all these courses offer the same thing, you think to yourself? Well, at the end of the day, do they all really offer the same […]

How to move your life across the Atlantic with a furry friend

So you gather up the courage to teach English as a foreign language in Spain. You confidently inform your parents, family, and friends. They have questions, but you have answers. Your mind is made up. You have mustered up the money for the deposit to secure your position in the course. But after you click […]

5 must see fiestas in and around Barcelona

Calçotada season (Between November and April) If you are a foodie, one of the more interesting events to keep note of in your calendar for February is the Calçotada season. This Catalan spread celebrates the regional gastronomy with a lot of largesse – prepare to be stuffed!. The festival was started by a farmer in […]

What type of visa do I need to study and/or work in Spain?

EU Citizens – Citizens from the European Union nations are able to work legally in Spain without getting a visa. However you will need to register for a Residence Permit at the local Foreigners’ Office and apply for a tax number, known as an “NIE,” which you will need for official paperwork, taxes, etc. Typically, your employer will […]