What language should I contact the school I'll be working for in Spain?
Hi Ketrina,If you're nervous about your Spanish, why not send an email in both languages? You could write a short email in English and then try your best to translate it into Spanish underneath.It may...
Any advice on how to meet people on your third year abroad?
Sometimes it is difficult to pluck up the courage, but if you go to a bar you will usually find that the people there are more than up for a chat. One of my friends on my year abroad met her current (...
How long does it take for British Council language assistants to find out t...
I went to France, not Spain, but I didn't find out until late August. I don't know of anyone who found out later than August. It's generally easier to find accommodation when you're there anyway, actu...
10 reasons to choose town life over city life
by Catherine Simpson
The benefits of spending a year abroad as a graduate