The Tired Teacher’s TEFL Lesson Plan Ebook

Teaching English in Spain: Lessons Learned! I still remember the first day I got off of the local bus to start teaching English in Spain. I was excited– and naive. Fresh out of a TEFL course, I didn’t mind doing the hours and hours of prep that were asked of me. In retrospect, I was […]

Best Food Tour in Barcelona!

A new Barcelona food tour company has taken to the streets of Gracia, and we went along for one of their very first tours. After having tried food tours in different cities around the world, we were excited to see what we could learn in our current home, Barcelona. Would their team be able to […]

Sun, Sea and Sand: Tenerife’s Best Beaches

With several national parks, amusements parks, museums, water parks, outdoor activities and beautiful beaches, Tenerife is one of the most popular destinations for tourists around the world. It is the largest island of all the Canary Islands, and is also the most populous island of Spain too. When it comes to major attractions, the Parque […]

Experience the Winter Playground of the Arctic Circle

Winter is fast approaching and soon the excitement of the holidays will truly set in. Everyone is already making plans for their vacations, mostly to warm sunny places where they’ll shake off the bone chilling cold. But how about doing something different this season, such as visiting the Arctic Circle? If you’re thinking imagine why […]

The Best of Spain on a Tight Budget

So, what’s free to visit in Spain? There’s ample opportunity to visit places for absolutamente nada in Spain. In Madrid, window shop on Gran Vía, or wander around the 19th century Retiro Park, loved by Madrileños for taking a stroll, running, skateboarding, and whiling away the day. With a boating lake, small market stalls and […]

A 2-Minute Guide to the French Riviera

Romanticism can be your inspiration in choosing your next holiday destination. Where else can you experience romance in the air and in the scenery than in the French Riviera.  In revealing the beauty of the French Riviera, it will only take 2 minutes of your reading time for you to fall in love with the […]

Try a Winter Snow Holiday with Your Family

The Christmas season is just around the corner. You know what that means; holidays, vacation, and relaxation. So when Christmas break hits the calendar, it’s time for you and your family to take that much needed Christmas holiday. Nothing shouts Christmas holiday excitement more than a winter snow getaway. So this coming Christmas, why not […]

A 2 Minute Guide To Meribel, France

If you find skiing to be the perfect way to get your mind off from the rigors and demands of everyday life, then pencil book that travel date and buy a ticket to Meribel, France. Meribel is a big ski resort located in the Tarentaise Valley part of the majestic French Alps. The picture perfect […]

Free Online Tools for Students

There are an increasing number of online tools that students can use for free to help them with their assignments. There are citation tools such as which generates a list of references in either APA or MLA7 style; there are complex language learning online communities, quizzes and tools. And there are several kinds of […]

Exploring the Great Outdoors of Spain

From the plateaus and coastline of the Santiago de Compostela pilgrim’s way in the far north to the majestic peaks of the Sierra Nevada in the southern region of Andalusia, Spain has grand landscapes and plenty of outdoor adventures. You have the option to access remote country areas with car hire in Spain, visit quaint […]