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10 Fantastically Fun Facts About Madrid

DID YOU KNOW ... ? That Madrid is not only an absolutely vibrant city with open-minded people? There are also some really surprising Fun Facts about Madrid you might not know yet. We will expose some of them to you! How did the name “Madrid” arise? A Moorish castle was built in 886 where the ... Read more

10 words and phrases you must know to survive Christmas in Spain

It is here… the best time of the year has come! Yes, of course I am talking about Christmas! The Spanish streets are already filled with lights, Christmas trees, nativity scenes, and even people wearing those ridiculous hats buying presents and food. If you are also in Madrid, you have definitely walked in front of ... Read more

Better than, or the best? How to use comparative and superlative adjectives

The Spanish language has an expression that says “las comparaciones son odiosas” (comparisons are obnoxious), but what would Spanish really be if comparisons didn’t exist? Imagine a situation where Lucia, an intense F.C. Barcelona fan, and Pedro, who hasn’t missed a single game from his home team, Real Madrid, spend an evening together in a ... Read more

12 Spanish Idioms that Will Make You Sound Like a Native Speaker

We’ve all been there: you’re speaking in a foreign language with a native speaker and all is going well, until unexpectedly they say something completely unusual like: “ No puedo tío, es que tengo un mogollón de cosas que hacer” (“I can't man, I have a lot of things to do”). “No nos líes con ... Read more

7 Interesting facts about the spanish language

1. How many people speak Spanish in the world? Around 400 million people speak Spanish worldwide.  2. How many countries speak Spanish? According to the Cervantes Institute the Spanish-speaking world is distributed in Spain and Latin America. 19 countries of the American world have Spanish as the official language. Mexico is the leader with more 112 ... Read more

5 Bizarre spanish traditions

1. La Tomatina - Buñol, Valencia The origin of this massive "battle" of tomatoes goes back to a fight of youngsters that took place in 1945 and, since then, they have not stopped celebrating. More than 100,000 kg of tomatoes are launched in this peculiar battle that colour the Buñol’s streets in red. This curious ... Read more

Tapapiés: Festival multicultural de tapas y música en Lavapiés

Tapapiés, the place to be with amazing food, cool and chilly drinks, enjoyable live-music! Once a year the whole district of Lavapiés turns into an even more vivid neighbourhood than it is already. The ninth edition and highlight from the 17th to 27th October in 2019 is called Tapapiés, the Multicultural Route of the Tapa ... Read more

5 Last minute DIY Halloween Costumes

  Author: Majd Alshami

New partnership between In2Spanish and FC Británico de Madrid

We are more than proud to announce our partnership with FC Británico de Madrid, the No.1 English speaking club in Madrid! Are you looking to play football and meet interesting international people? If so, the FC Británico is what you are looking for! The club is formed by international English-speaking players that live in Madrid ... Read more

Vibrant colors take over Madrid once again

You may ask what can be added to this beautiful city that makes it even more Amazing? Well, Madrid never disappoints, the lively country has a new event each day to show you the different sides it contains. If you are into Electronic music. Outside settings and good vibes, then you in luck this month ... Read more

How to get a Spanish NIE Number: Complete Guide

Foreigners' Identity Number (N.I.E.) non-EU through In2spanish As a foreign citizen (not from the EU) who wanted to learn spanish at In2Spanish Institute, I had many problems and difficulties to acquire a visa and later on a Foreign identity card in Spain, which is why I decided to write this post, to help out everyone ... Read more

5 SPANISH SERIES YOU CANNOT MISS

One of the best ways to learn a language is also one of the funniest: watching TV! Watching series and movies helps you to improve your pronunciation, understand native speakers and gain fluency, learn new vocabulary and to know the most common markers in communication. It is a great technique! But what if you are ... Read more

10 tips to pass the DELE exam

Have you been asked for a certificate at your University? Do you need to prove your Spanish level at work? Have you been asked for a certificate at your University? Do you require an official document? It's time to do the DELE exam. As all official exams, it is somewhat complicated, and it requires time ... Read more

The 180° Vision: improving our opportunities of enjoying life

What is a similarity between a midfielder and quarterback? Although one plays with their feet and the other with their hands, they both have the capacity to see the positions that are open. Additionally, they need to be able to think fast and decide where the next play will take place and push themselves and … Read more

Why can’t I speak Spanish?

Why, why, why....? You are already living in Spain, you are somewhat understanding the conversations happening around you, and slowly learning more and more of the everyday vocabulary from billboards on the street, menus in restaurants and even advertisements in the metro. You might be even texting your new friends, but… you still can’t speak! ... Read more

The Best International School: Does it really exist?

Madrid is an excellent city!  I would say... it’s simply amazing! There is a wide range of private schools in Spain, including bilingual schools, international schools and a variety of foreign schools. In Spain almost a third of the children attend a private school (British schools, international schools, bilingual schools, Catholic day schools and privately ... Read more

Give your kids the best experience this summer!

In2spanish and Campus 12 partnered up and created something truly amazing! A camp where your kids can improve their soccer as well as Spanish skills - Campus 12 & Spanish Immersion Summer Camp. If your kid loves to be out of the house, is passionate about soccer and at the same time wants to improve ... Read more

Are you looking for a cheap homestay accommodation in Madrid?

Check-out our new partnership! Are you a young (18-30 years old) native English speaker and planning to stay in Madrid not only to learn Spanish, but also to immerse yourself in the language and living the famous Spanish lifestyle? If that describes you, then In2Spanish can offer you the perfect experience!  We are proud to ... Read more

The 180° Vision: improving our opportunities of enjoying life

What is a similarity between a midfielder and quarterback? Although one plays with their feet and the other with their hands, they both have the capacity to see the positions that are open. Additionally, they need to be able to think fast and decide where the next play will take place and push themselves and … Read more

Learn Spanish & Enjoy Our Summer Special!

Summer Spanish Language Courses in Spain3 Amazing promotions for you! Madrid is the perfect combination of culture, gastronomy and good vibes! Enjoy Spain Semi-intensive course: 20 hours per week Our Spanish course Enjoy Spain is a semi-intensive program that allows balancing the integral teaching in the classroom with structured activities of study and free time. This course ... Read more

The best Spanish Language School & Student Accommodation in Madrid!

New partnership between In2Spanish  & helpMadrid:  The perfect combination between the best Spanish language school and accommodation in Madrid! At In2Spanish Language School we are always looking to offer new options and services to our students to guarantee the best possible experience in Madrid! First of all,  we are happy to announce a new partnership with helpMadrid. Our … Read more

Living And Working In Spain- Yes, You Can!

The Expat Guide for working and living in SPAIN Explore, discover and connect to Spain There’s something interesting about the opportunity to move to a foreign land. Clearly it can be a challenge learning a new language or adjusting into a different culture. However, the opportunities to explore a destination and connect with the local … Read more

Bilingualism: keep your brain fit

What impact does experience with a second language have on the human brain? More than half of the world’s population are actively learning or speaking a second language in addition to their native tongue [1]. Bilingual Brain The study of the bilingual brain originally arose from neuroscientists’ interest in understanding how the same brain supports and … Read more

Madrid: The Place To Be If You’re Gluten Free

In recent years there has been a growing demand for gluten free (GF) products due to the increasing prevalence of allergic reactions and intolerance, most notably celiac disease. [1]. Celiac disease (CD) is a chronic, immunologically determined form of enteropathy affecting the small intestine in genetically predisposed children and adults. It is precipitated by the ingestion … Read more

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