Spanish Immersion – Watch The Most Vulnerable Moments!

This time it is all on the line for me, with my Spanish Immersion experience.  I am sharing far more than I have ever been comfortable sharing with all of you, so I will admit I was a little nervous hitting that publish button.  This time my experience and performance is all captured on video, and guess what you can watch it below!
Spanish Immersion - Watch The Most Vulnerable Moments! This time it is all on the line for me, with my Spanish Immersion experience. This time it's all on video, with journals, skits, presentations & more! Read more on http://WagonersAbroad.com

As you know I completed a 2 week program with Pueblo Español and I wrote all about it.  (hop on over and read it here)

What do I feel most vulnerable about?

I am just going to get it all out in the open right here and now, so I don’t have to brave any comments or judgements.  Apparently I am a little more soft-spoken when I am speaking in Spanish, so that is likely because I am less confident.  Especially when it comes to giving presentations in front of the group.  In time it will all get better, so I know that.  It is still tough allowing the world to see and hear me.

My second thing is I haven’t been completely on video in many years.  I am usually in control of the filming and editing, thus I am in control of how much of my body is shown.  Well in these videos, there were others taking videos and exposed far more than I would like.

Okay now that i have all of that off of my chest, it is time for the video!

Watch the Video of my Spanish Immersion Experience!

I am going to warn you it is a very long video, but I wanted to share as much as I could with you.  This is just in case you are considering immersing in a Spanish conversation course with Pueblo Español too.  The video is a mix of me speaking Spanish and English and it is about 15 minutes long.  I will lay out a timeline below, just in case you want to jump to a certain part.

I have some video journals, skits, activities, tours and presentations.  I cut many of the items short, just to give you a feel.  My final presentation on the second to the last day was over 10 minutes long, I think I just shared a few minutes with you.

Video Timeline

  • 00:09     Journal in English about 4 day prep class (Monday – Thursday)
  • 02:45     Journal in Spanish about 4 day prep class
  • 03:53     Journal in English about 2nd day of immersion (Saturday)
  • 05:09     Journal in English about 4th day of immersion (Monday)
  • 06:13     Journal in English/Spanish about 5th day of immersion (Tuesday)
  • 07:45     La Alberca Town and Hotel Doña Teresa room
  • 08:25     La Alberca Corpus Christi Festival in town
  • 08:45     Impromptu activity – presenting Grand Canyon & Southwest
    students created a tourist promotion for home country
  • 09:10     Spanish Volunteer presentation by Angela
  • 09:20     1/2 day Excursion to Salamanca
  • 09:31     Impromptu Skit – I am so soft-spoken, because I don’t like this stuff
  • 09:52     My final presentation – “my life with napkins”  (Thursday)
    I had 10 points, but I share 3 with you.
  • 13:40     Final Dinner and Dancing (Thursday night)

Heidi’s Journey to learning Spanish

Read all about my journey learning Spanish and my goal of attending the 1-week Spanish conversation course with Pueblo Español.

  1. What Happened To Speaking Spanish? Expat Confessions
  2. This Will Make You Understand The Path To Speaking Spanish
  3. Learning Spanish – Alan & Heidi Speak!
  4. Speaking Spanish Update: After 4 Months Of Studying
  5. YIKES! Heidi’s Going To Pueblo Español!

More info about DIVERBO PUEBLO ESPAÑOL

Address:  Calle Orense 4, 7th floor. 28020 Madrid, Spain.
Phone:    +34 913 913 400
Email:      learnspanish@diverbo.com
Website:  http://www.puebloespanol.com/

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Learning Spanish with Pueblo Espanol in La Alberca Spain. Heidi tells all about her 1 week of full immersion in a Spanish conversation course.. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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About Heidi

Heidi has a passion for travel and has been exploring the world with her husband and 2 kids, since August 2012. She's visited more than 50 countries and loves to write about their family adventures, mishaps and costs. She has been an inspiration to others wanting to live their dreams. Her travel tips, planning posts, cost breakdowns, accommodation, and product reviews are also very popular. Her current home base is in Spain.

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