Information for Students Coming to Spain

Plaza de Cibeles, Madrid
Are you planning a trip to Madrid, Spain and are now in the process of preparing a daily itinerary for the course of your stay—coming up with a list of interesting things to do and see while visiting this beautiful and historically rich city? Have [...]
Puerta de Alcalá, Madrid
Planning a trip to Madrid soon and looking for some interesting things to do and see?  If so, the Puerta de Alcalá is definitely something to put on your list.  Below we will provide some reasoning as to why the Puerta de Alcalá is such an interes [...]
Plaza de Colón, Madrid
Have you recently scheduled a European vacation in which a visit to Madrid—Spain’s beautiful capital city—will be among your various tour stops?  Have you decided upon the places and attractions you’d like to see while visiting this historic and v [...]
Puerta del Sol, Madrid
Puerta del Sol, which is located just a short walk from the famous Plaza Mayor in Madrid, Spain, is the capital city’s most popular and centralized square.  During earlier times, the square was the site of one of the city’s gates—a gate that faced [...]
Campo del Moro, Madrid, Spain
The city of Madrid—Spain’s bustling capital and largest metropolis—boasts literally hundreds of sites and attractions.  This can often make for a fast-paced, even exhausting tour schedule.  However, if you are looking for a bit of a break along yo [...]
Fuente de Neptuno, Madrid
Madrid, the largest city and the capital of Spain, is one of the most exciting and historically rich cities in Europe, offering tourists literally thousands of sites and attractions to explore while visiting.  One of these must-see sites is the Fu [...]
Casa de Campo, Madrid, Spain
If you are heading to Madrid, Spain in the upcoming months, either for a romantic getaway or family vacation, you should really try to schedule a trip to the Casa de Campo.  Spanish for “Country House,” the Casa de Campo is the largest urban park  [...]
Plaza de Oriente, Madrid
If you plan to travel to Madrid, Spain in the near future, you will no doubt want to pay a visit to the Royal Palace, and if you do take a tour of this architectural treasure, you will also be treated to the monuments, statues and natural beauty t [...]
Chinchón, Madrid, Spain
If you are planning to visit Madrid, Spain during an upcoming holiday, you should really think about taking some time out of your busy tour schedule to make a stopover in Chinchón.  Situated a mere 45 kilometers from Madrid, Chinchón is a small Sp [...]
Manzanares el Real, Madrid, Spain
Madrid, Spain, the country’s largest and capital city, boasts thousands of fascinating sites and fun attractions, but there are also many interesting sites to see just outside the city limits in the many villages and towns that surround it.  One o [...]
Miraflores de la Sierra, Madrid, Spain
Are you traveling to the Madrid area of Spain in the near future and need some ideas regarding some of the sites to visit during your stay?  The city of Madrid is loaded with interesting sites and enjoyable attractions, but there is also plenty to [...]
Colmenar Viejo, Madrid, Spain
If you intend to travel to Madrid, Spain in the near future, you have probably been busy mapping out your itinerary, listing all of the places you’d like to visit during your holiday.  This is not always an easy task, as the city plays host to lit [...]