Jamón Ibérico

If there are two food items that Spain is known for it's la tortilla and jamón both I've had just about everyday since I arrived. I like food...okay? So this beautiful masterpiece of food is like Italian prosciutto's bad ass cousin. jamón vs prosciutto showdown: They look almost identical but no, the differences are much more complex. First…

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Things to do before moving abroad

It's about that time that all of us Auxiliars are thinking about our move abroad. With only about 4 months to go it's time to start preparing ourselves. By now many applicants have their region and school assignments and there are others who are very impatiently waiting and calculating when we SHOULD be getting our…

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Getting your visa for the Auxiliares de Conversación program in Spain

It's that time of year again when thousands of us anxiously await our regional placement for the Language and Culture assistant program with the Ministry of Spain. It's my first year in this program and I can not tell you how nervous I am. With an inscrita number in the upper 4,000's I can expect that I…