Tag Archives: Study in Spain

Top 10 Highest Mountains in Europe

Do you like hiking or winter sports? Then your heart will beat faster when you see a mountain. Earlier we made a list of the highest mountains in the world. All ten of these can be found in the Himalayan range, in fact, the hundred highest mountains are located there in the neighboring Karakoram range! But Europe also has mountains… Read More »

Top 10 Most Popular Holiday Countries

France has been the most popular summer holiday destination among the Dutch for many years. The southern European countries are also popular. Most Dutch people book accommodation in advance (84%). A minority does not book in advance. They set off and see where they end up (12%). And then there is a small minority (4%) who travel to their own… Read More »

Top 10 Largest Countries in Europe by Area

Earlier we wrote a top 10 of the most densely populated areas of the European continent. But which of these countries are also literally the largest in Europe, that is: measured by the surface area of ​​the actual territory? You will discover it below. Check transporthint for list of top 10 largest countries in South America. 10. Italy This… Read More »

Top 10 Largest Cities in Europe

The following 10 cities are the largest in Europe. None of these cities make it into the top 10 largest cities in the world. Amsterdam is the largest city in the Netherlands with almost 800,000 inhabitants, which puts our capital in 54th place. Check petsinclude for list of European smallest capitals. 10. Bucharest – 2.16 million inhabitants Bucharest, the capital of… Read More »

Origins of 10 Major City Names

Ever wondered why we call Amsterdam that? That may be a bit of a guess, it clearly means ‘dam on the river Amstel’. Rotterdam is the dam on the Rotte. Easy, logical, simple. However, any idea where the word Amstel comes from? Or why London isn’t just called Thames-bridge (after all, it has quite a few bridges over the Thames)? Check… Read More »

Top 10 Largest Cities in Spain

Sun, culture and lots of good food: Spain has more than enough to offer. Holidaymakers also have the choice of numerous cities where they can relax completely. But what are the largest cities you can find in Spain? You can read that in these top 10 largest cities in Spain. Check intershippingrates for list of Europe’s largest cities. 10.… Read More »

Playa Blanca, Spain

According to zipcodesexplorer.com, Playa Blanca is the southernmost and one of the youngest resorts on the island of Lanzarote. Its main attraction is already encrypted in the name itself – it is translated from Spanish as “white beach”. And indeed, the sand here is fundamentally different from the typical Canarian – black and gray volcanic… Read More »

Top 10 European Countries with the Most Population

Europe consists of about 50 countries. In total, around 740 million people live there. Europeans are divided between very small countries such as Liechtenstein and Monaco, and very large countries such as Germany and Russia. The following ten countries are the largest in Europe in terms of population. With just over 17 million inhabitants, the Netherlands falls just outside the top 10, and… Read More »

10 Countries With The Most Unesco World Heritage Sites

World Heritage can be of a cultural or natural nature. The sites that are allowed to bear the title of cultural or natural World Heritage are on the Unesco World Heritage List. World Heritage is considered something unique and irreplaceable, something that must be preserved for posterity. Check homeagerly for list of the 7 wonders of the world. For… Read More »

How to Get to Seville, Spain

There are no direct flights from Russia to Seville, in any case, you will have to fly with a connection in Madrid or Barcelona (Aeroflot, Iberia), or through Malaga, which accepts charters from Moscow during the season. All these Spanish cities have several direct flights a day to the Andalusian capital of Seville, the flight… Read More »

Setenil de las Bodegas, Spain

Setenil de las Bodegas is strikingly different from other pueblos blancos, the “white villages” of Andalusia, not only in the historicity of the name (more on that later), but also in location. While most of the region’s settlements are located on the top of the hills, Setenil de las Bodegas, on the contrary, is hidden… Read More »

Nebrija Universidad

MADRID, SPAIN Brief information The private Nebrija Universidad in Madrid, founded in 1995, is one of the top ten universities in Spain in the national rankings and has only 4000 students, which ensures very individual support. In addition, the teacher-to-student ratio is only 15:1. Check usvsukenglish for more universities. The degree programs offered to international students… Read More »

Spain Road Network

The network of autovías and autopistas in Spain. According to wholevehicles, Spain has the largest motorway network in Europe, which was mainly built from the 1990s. The first autopista dates from 1969 and the first autovía from 1956. Since the early 1990s, Spain has experienced gigantic growth in highway construction. In 2009 almost all main… Read More »

Elche, Spain

Elche is a small but very beautiful green city in the province of Alicante. It is surrounded by a palm grove, the largest in Spain, and date gardens. There are no private beaches in the city, but the Costa Blanca coast is 15 km away, and a river flows in Elche itself. Shoppers come here… Read More »

Climate and Weather of Andalusia, Spain

The climate of Andalusia According to shopareview, Andalusia (in Spanish Andalusia) is the largest autonomous region of Spain (in terms of population). Andalusia occupies the southern tip of Spain and borders Portugal and Gibraltar. The coast runs along the Atlantic Ocean, the Strait of Gibraltar and the Mediterranean Sea. Its surface covers more than 87… Read More »

Climate and Weather of Alicante, Spain

The climate of Alicante According to citypopulationreview, the city of Alicante is located on the Costa Blanca, in the province of Alicante in the autonomous community of Valencia. Alicante is a large city, the second largest in the region after Valencia. It is an ancient city that was founded in the third century BC by… Read More »

Spain Religion, Geography, Politics and Population

Religion in Spain The state religion of Spain is Roman Catholic. About 99% of Spaniards are Catholics. 1% are Protestants, Muslims and Jews. Transport in Spain There is a subway in the capital of the country. It works from 6:30 to 1:30. Bus service is well developed. Bus stops are marked with yellow-green signs with… Read More »

Spain Basic Information

Basic information about the territory Subchapters: System of governance and political tendencies in the country Foreign policy of the country Population The system of governance and political tendencies in the country Kingdom of Spain – Reino de España Spain is a parliamentary constitutional monarchy. Strong decentralization is typical for the country – in addition to… Read More »

Spain Travel Facts

Spain is located in southwestern Europe, bordering France, Portugal, Andorra and Morocco. Spain also includes the Balearic Islands, the Canary Islands, and the cities of Ceuta and Melilla on the North African coast. As a very popular holiday destination, the Mediterranean state has a lot to offer – beautiful landscapes, exciting cities and of course… Read More »

Spain in the 19th Century Part IV

In 1878 the revolt that broke out on the island of Cuba was also quelled, using force and at the same time granting the settlers the right to send their deputies to the Cortes. Finally, the reactionary approach that prevailed in the early days, which had led to the abolition of many of the reforms… Read More »

Spain in the 19th Century Part III

The names of Ferdinand of Portugal, of the Duke of Genoa, of Espartero, of the Duke of Montpensier, of the Prince of Asturias, in favor of whom his mother Isabella II had abdicated, of Prince Leopold of Hohenzollern were named: but they were either discarded or refused the offer; and the candidacy of the latter… Read More »

Spain in the 19th Century Part II

But soon new reasons were added to the old reasons for dissent; and the regime was discredited by many court intrigues and, among other things, by a sensational scandal for the construction of railways, in which the queen mother Maria Cristina and her lover, later morganatic husband, the Muñoz, were involved. Then, a victorious military… Read More »

Spain in the 19th Century Part I

Then, against the foreign sovereign imposed by the emperor, Spain rose together, giving rise to a terrible revolt, which Napoleon tried in vain to suffocate, exhausting his army in the struggle (1808-13); and it was a war that was rightly called the war of independence because it seemed that the country in the defense of the noble… Read More »

IELTS Test Centers in Spain

IELTS Testing Centres in Spain In total, there are 23 test locations in Spain that offer IELTS exams. You can select the one which is closer to you. There are two types of test format available for IELTS exams: paper-based or computer-delivered. For both formats, the Speaking Section is done with a real IELTS examiner… Read More »

GRE Test Centers in Spain

GRE Testing Locations Decided to take GRE exam? Now it is time to determine where to take the test.  This site provides a full list of GRE testing centers in Spain, among which, you can choose one that is nearest to you. Good news is that the following GRE test locations in Spain offer both GRE… Read More »

SAT Test Centers and Dates in Spain

According to the College Board, there are 16 test centers for SAT and SAT Subject Tests in Spain. Please note that before you register either of the SAT exams, you should choose your test date and test location. Each testing location is affiliated with an educational institution, such as high school, community college, or university.… Read More »

GMAT Test Centers in Spain

GMAT Testing Locations We have found 2 GMAT test centres in Spain, located in Barcelona and Madrid. For specific test dates of 2019, please refer to the end of this page. #1. Knowtech KNOWTECH Training, S.L.U. Avenida Diagonal, 188-198 5th floor. 08018 Barcelona Spain Phone: +34 934 860 655 Test Center Information The testing center is… Read More »

TOEFL Test Centers in Spain

The TOEFL iBT test is offered in this location. The list below shows testing regions, fees and dates as of February 15, 2019, but availability may change when you register. Fees are shown in US$ and are subject to change without notice. To find the most up-to-date list of available test centers (including addresses), dates and times, click the button… Read More »