This Will Make You Understand The Path To Speaking Spanish

The new year has begun and with that, we have set some personal goals and we have a fairly clear path to Pueblo Español.  As we confessed earlier, Alan and I need to step it up a notch when it comes to speaking Spanish.  We shared all of our rational and excuses as to why we aren’t better Spanish speakers, but it needs to stop!  We have an opportunity to work with Pueblo Español this year and we don’t want to mess that up!  Just a reminder, we need to be at least intermediate level with our Spanish, in order to attend Pueblo Español.

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For A Memorable Experience Explore Barcelona By Bike!

We are all aware that Barcelona is a beautiful city with marvelous architecture with sublime weather, that is why if you want to enjoy the view you need to stay above ground.  You can go for a walk, but why not see Barcelona by bike?  Explore Las Ramblas, the Ciutadella Park and what better than to cycle down the Barceloneta?  I bet this would help create some unforgettable experiences.
Barcelona by bike - City center - Las Ramblas

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Top 15 Things To Do In Edinburgh With Teens!

We had a wonderful family Christmas in Edinburgh with Grandma Linda.  It was an amazing week and we want to share what we feel are the top 15 things to do in Edinburgh with teens!  Alright, you caught me, Anya is only 12, but she is just as teen as they come.  Many of these activities are specific to the Christmas season, but there are also plenty which are available year-round.

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Kyloe Restaurant & Grill The Steak That Won My Heart

Our Christmas holiday in Scotland would not be complete without a stupendous meal to go along with all of the great memories we’ve had while in Edinburgh.  We were fortunate to eat at Kyloe Restaurant & Grill, and let me tell you it was definitely memorable.

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Another Epic Year For Wagoners Abroad 2016

Just as years past, 2016 has been full of fun, adventure, and work for the Wagoner Family.  We thought we would take a little trip down memory lane with you and share yet another epic year abroad.  Every single day we are so happy with our decision to become self-made expats.  We took control of our lives and stopped waiting for something to happen or someone to give us a break.  We created and designed our own family travel lifestyle over 4 years ago and we plan to keep it going!

Wagoners Abroad Annecy France

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It’s An Edinburgh Christmas In Photos

Living in southern Spain we do get a feel for Christmas and the holidays, but this year we decided to head to Scotland for the holidays.  We wanted an authentic Edinburgh Christmas with all of the markets, music, activities, food, & lights.  Of course along with that, we were also expecting chilly and rainy weather, but we also had a bit of a surprise!

It's An Edinburgh Christmas. Great family fun spending Christmas in Edinburgh with 3 generations. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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Time To Celebrate! The Driving In Spain ebook Is Available!

We are live on Amazon & Gumroad with our new ebook

Driving in Spain- Everything you need to know & more. If you are planning a trip to Spain and intend on driving, this is an essential book for you. We offer you a complete guide to driving in Spain.

Driving in Spain – Everything you need to know & more!

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What Happened To Speaking Spanish? Expat Confessions

It’s 2am, the bar is closing down and the young female manager has walked the last patron out the door.  She walks to the back of the restaurant and lets in the cleaning crew.  The crew consists of 4 cleaners from Mexico and they don’t speak a word of English, the manager doesn’t speak any Spanish.  This is a daily routine and over time they learn to communicate.  Through spending a little time playing charades, she was able to get them to understand, and after several weeks, the communication became a mix of charades and Spanish words.  This was her first taste of speaking Spanish.  Ah, the beauty of learning new things.

Speaking Spanish isn't coming as quickly as we would like. We really need to focus on learning the language and becoming more fluent. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

 

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