Studying in Spain is like a dream come true. And why not? It is one of the most beautiful countries and everyone wants to go there. It is enriched with green landscape, plenty of natural resources, history, culture, museums and beautiful cities. And how can we forget that ZNMD was shot in Spain? That's the movie which inspires every youth to visit there once in their life. If you are the one who is studying there then you should take a visit to these cool 7 places which are mentioned in our blog, written by Ms. Krimi Shah. He is our Sr. Admission Process Executive at Edugo Abroad.
Enjoy the blog by Ms. Shah. He has been working with top Spanish universities for a long time.
Officially known as the kingdom of Spain, it is not only famous for its unique education system but also famous for its amazing cities, varied culture, sports and many more things. Students who have chosen Spain for their education will surely not return without a thrilling experience of living and discovering places in Spain. For the students who have already decided and for those who are still exploring options, can't miss out on these places in Spain. Let's check out which things should be on your list.
#1. Visit city of three cultures
Toledo, where you can find a mixture of Moorish and Christian traditions, also a place where you can witness much great work of the famous bold artist, El Greco. Earlier the city was inhabited by Jews, Christians and Muslims for many centuries, which are the reason the city is considered as a city of three cultures. The city is also famous for its one of the longest zip wires in Europe where you can get a wonderful view of Tagus River which is next to St Mary. The narrow passageways twist and turn, sometimes opening onto squares lined with remarkably well-preserved Homes. Toledo Cathedral is considered to be one of the finest in Spain, if not Europe. The narrow passageways twist and turn with remarkably well-preserved homes will make you visit the place once again.
#2. Enjoy the Magnificent Festivals
Festivals in a different country are something that will bring you near the culture and will make you relive the history of the country. Same goes with festivals of Spain, whether its La Tamborrada in which people parade with their drums for the entire day until the flag is taken down which signals the end of the festival or its Las Fallas where people create a huge paper mache and cardboard sculptures with very minute details which are paraded through the streets and burned to the ground in a massive fire or San Fermin which is also renowned as the running of the bulls festival or LA Tomatina, the famous tomato fight which has attracted a number of tourists in Spain.
#3. You can't miss out the capital of Cataluńa
From the famous Gaudi houses created by Architect Antoni Gaudi to its famous Roman Catholic Church, La Sagrada Familia to its famous parks, Barcelona has lots of places where students can visit. The Magic Fountain of Montjuic to Picasso Museum to the most famous street of Barcelona, La Ramblas to Barrio Gotico, Barcelona will surely add pages to your lifetime experience book.
#4. Enjoy the nightlife
Spain has an amazing nightlife with its nightclubs which are sea-facing as well as pulsating indoor dance floors which will take your breath. Whether it's Madrid or Barcelona or Valencia, the parties in these cities just don't end. The nightclubs in Barcelona are famous worldwide for their electronic music. The most amazing place that is unforgettable for its nightlife in Ibiza. There are thousands of party lovers that visit every year to enjoy the best clubs on the earth. Surely you can't forget to visit these places.
#5. Explore the majestic Streets
You can appraise the architectural and cultural diversity of Madrid on the walking tour of its historic city centre. Here you can explore the literary neighbourhood of Barrio de las Letras, where famous writers and artists once lived, and admire noteworthy monuments built during the Bourbon Dynasty. Starting from the place where well known Spanish writers such as Cervantes, Lope de Vega, and Calderón de la Barca used to meet, Barrio de las Letras to discovering old inscriptions from these prominent artists along the district's narrow streets and spot one of Hemingway's favourite bars will be a thrilling experience. You can check out how the arrival of the Bourbon Dynasty in the 18th century brought a major urban transformation to the city. Also, don't forget one of the symbols of the city - the Alcalá Gate (Puerta de Alcalá) and the fountain Apollo which is renowned as the Four Seasons.
#6. Take a visit to one of the oldest university in the World
Founded in 1134, University of Salamanca is one of the oldest universities not only in Spain but also in the World. The University was the first European University to receive the title of "University " which was granted by the King of Castile and León, Alfonso X which was later ratified by Pope Alexander IV. Situated in the West of Madrid, the University is the same university where Christopher Columbus made a case to get royal support for his Indies expedition in the 15th Century.
#7. You shouldn't forget to add Valencia in your list
Being one of the largest city in Spain, Valencia is one of the attractions for tourists which students should visit during their studies in Spain. Its vibrant culture, nightlife and beaches will not fail to amaze you. It is home to marvellous architecture most notably the City of Arts and Sciences, designed by renowned architect Santiago Calatrava. It is also renowned for its famous Spanish dish Paella which originated here. Also, it is one of the affordable cities where you can plan out your weekends.
We hope you like the blog written by Ms. Krimi Shah. Team Edugo Abroad brings all the information to students which can help during their entire abroad study journey. As the Covid-19 shaken the world, we are making sure our students get the updated information and are aligned with the admission process. Our personal support team provided e-counselling by working from home. To make our student's dream come true is our first responsibility.
Students who are looking to study Abroad can contact Edugo Abroad for getting complete guidance in their study. Edugo Abroad is overseas education consultant in India With 11+ years of experience in Foreign education consultancy field.