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Salsa classes at La Parrilla

Come dance salsa with us in Liverpool Bold Street

Let’s put the cards on the table. How many times have you thought about doing some exercise, and you have ended up sitting in your living room looking for excuses until it is too late to go to the gym. No more excuses! Why don’t you try dancing Salsa?

Hola People gives you a place, good music, and the instructor, you only need to put the energy in!

 

Take a look at the impact that dancing would have on your life:

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French language lessons

French language: Baguette vs Reality

“Baguette, Paris, c’est la vie, j’adore la France!”, “Montmatre, le Louuuvre, le fromage, comme ci comme ca… “ Those are the word sand expressions that I keep earing all the time from foreigners. But the French language is way more than that.

Let’s go back really briefly in history. French was born 2000 years ago before JC in La Gaule known now as France. The French language derives from the Celtic, Latine and Greek languages.  In the 9th century different dialects started to emerge in France but it is only in the 13th century that a specific language has appeared. Over the centuries, the name of the language as evolved from Francien (middle age period) to Francois (13th) and finally Francais during the 15th century.

Nowadays, the French language contains more than 33 different sounds, 140 ways to write them with only 23 letters … And rumours has it that to be consider fluent in French you are supposed to know 500 different grammar rules. No worries, I am French, I studied Literature in High-school and I may know 50 of them…

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Things to do in Valladolid – Spain

Valladolid has an important historical and cultural patrimonial, with good gastronomy. It’s a good city not just to visit museums, but also have a good nightlife.

What to visit:

1. Plaza Mayor: It’s the city centre; from here you can go to many interesting places just walking 5 to 10 minutes. It was the first square with a square shape in Spain.

Visit Plaza Mayor in Valladolid

 

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Spanish speaking countries

The importance of learning Spanish

In the world, there are currently almost 500 million people who speak Spanish with their mother tongue and many others who are learning it or who speak it with a second language. Here are some reasons why you should learn Spanish:

  1. Spanish is the language in which more than 20 countries in the world communicate. And is that in addition to Spain, which is the country where the language was born, is spoken in all the countries of Central and South America, except Brazil.

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Language Learning Tips for Beginners Romania beautiful country Study German in Germany

My experience in Germany

The month of July was sprinkled with dozens of ‘first-times’ for me.

After being offered a grant from university, I found myself planning the trip to Munich, Germany. This was about to be the first time travelling entirely on my own to a country I have never been to before, speaking a language that I was not completely fluent in. Needless to say, I was more than nervous.

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The best things to see and do in Murcia

Murcia offers the traveller a magnificent cathedral, the Royal Casino, squares, markets, bridges, shops and a vibrant outdoor life.
Murcia is a warm city, but not in the climatological sense – that too – but in the ethereal one. Its people are open and friendly; its varied and tasty cuisine; his parties and celebrations are intense; and a beautiful historic centre, for which it is a pleasure to get lost, finish the job with honour.

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This was the Brazilica Festival 2018 in Liverpool

Last Saturday, 14th July, a new edition of the Brazilica Parade took place in Liverpool, as every year since 2008.

But, what is the Brazilica Festival?

The festival consists of a week-long celebration of Brazilian culture including music, art, food, film and dance events that take place at indoor venues across the city which build up to an outdoor city centre carnival street party that takes place in Williamson Square and samba carnival parade.

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