Colleges In Europe For Americans – University

If you are looking for an experience of a lifetime, with diversity, culture, and a degree, then it may be perfect to study abroad!  There are many colleges in Europe for Americans, you just need to define your goals and do some research.  We will share with you what we know and provide you with some tools and vocabulary to get you started.

There are many colleges in Europe for Americans! Have an experience of a lifetime, with diversity, culture and a degree, study abroad! topics: - Americans going to college in Europe - Universities in Europe for International Students - Tuition Costs - Scholarships - When to Apply for European Universities & Residency - Erasmus+ Program - Countries in Europe that speak English - Study Abroad Programs - Student Visas and Residency - Cost of living Calculators.  Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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The Best Scratch Off Map Of The World or USA -A Great Gift!

The unexpected gift which turned into a magical treasure for Anya, the best scratch off map of the world.  Two years ago, on Anya’s 9th birthday, we were invited over to our neighbors for a special homemade dessert to celebrate her birthday.  These are friends we’ve made since living in Spain and we have just connected with them on so many levels.  They are a young couple and had a newborn baby, but we all just connected.
The Best Scratch Off Map Of The World or USA - A Great Gift for Any Traveler! This is a perfect unique gift for anyone. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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How To Do Long Division in Spain

How to do long division in Spain and how to divide in the US.

When we first moved to Spain, Lars was in the 5th Grade.  We knew at his age it would be a little more challenging to learn Spanish and pick up the other subjects in class.  The one place we were certain, he would excel immediately was in Math.  We figured math would be the same no matter where you are in the world.  

An explanation and video in English showing long division in Spain or division in Spanish style & videos of how to divide in the US too. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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Comparison of Primary School in USA and Spain

First, let me start by saying that we have a limited source of data for this post. It is just our opinion and Comparison of the 1 Primary School we attended in the USA and the 1 Primary School we are attending in Spain.  This is by no means meant to generalize for a country or even a city/district.

Spain education system compared to US. School in Spain - education options for expats. Differences and similarities between schools in Spain and the United States. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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Learning Spanish – The Tools We Use

So many people think that learning Spanish is next to impossible, but we don’t agree.  We have found some tools that have made a world of difference for us while living in Spain.  No, we aren’t perfect and please don’t give me a written spelling test! Our goal was two-pronged: 1. To immerse the kids, so they can become fluent. 2. Parents will do our best to improve our Spanish and communicate our needs. ( I will confess I had high hopes of becoming fluent) Continue reading

N340 – The Longest Road in Spain!

Let’s go back in time. About 30 seconds ago (before you read the N340 title of this post). Back then, if I had asked you what the longest major road in Spain is, what would you have said? You might have thought about the big autovias (freeways) in Spain like the A-7. After all, it starts close to the border with France and ends near Algeciras. let’s go back to the future. Now that we’re back where we started, you know that the N-340 is the Longest road in Spain. N340 - The Longest Road in Spain! This natinoal highway is over 1200 kilometers of road, mostly along the coast, from Barcelona to Cádiz. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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