Information for Students Coming to Spain

Student Guide for Studying in Spain
How to Select a University, School or Program in Spain Spain’s Top Universities How to Get to Spain’s Top Universities Spain’s Top Schools to Study Spanish Spain’s Academic Calendar How to Obtain a Student Visa for Spain Ho [...]
The Roman Legacy of Spain
The contributions of Rome to Spain are truly significant.  It includes language, government, culture, religion, architecture and infrastructure.  On the other hand, Spain natural resources were obviously useful in further expanding the Roman Empir [...]
Gibraltar: Little Territory, Lot at Stake
Table of Contents Chapter One: Presentation of Gibraltar Gibraltar ‘s Geographic Features Gibraltar, an Overseas Territory of the United Kingdom Gibraltar ‘s History The Origins of the Gibraltarian People Gibraltar in the 18th and 19th [...]
Spanish Wine
Wine has been produced in Spain for over 3,000 years. There are still a few vineyards in Catalonia and Aragon that were planted by the Romans. The most famous Spanish wine comes from Jerez. The British at one time could not pronounce this properly [...]
A Brief History of Caceres, Spain
Caceres, the capital of Upper Extremadura, is characterized by its constant evolution from Roman times to the present day. It has 2 distinctive periods, the Arab stronghold before it fell to the Christians in 1229 and the feudal city, between the  [...]
Traditions in Toledo, Spain
Are you planning on scheduling a holiday in Toledo, Spain, the capital city of the Province of Toledo as well as the capital of the Autonomous Community of Castile-La Mancha?  If so, you may be interested in some of the traditions and festivities  [...]
Traditions of Madrid, Spain
Like most historically rich cities, Madrid, the largest and capital city of Spain, has an abundance of local traditions to call its own, including a number of annual festivals that are as colorful as they are lively. Below we will explore some of  [...]
The Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, Madrid
As a tourist visiting Madrid, there is certainly no shortage of things to do or places to see, but one of the sites you simply must check out while visiting this historic city is the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu, home to the Real Madrid football (soc [...]