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Restaurant Review: Kiyota

Hold the paella, if you’re looking for your next menú in Madrid, you must try this small, modern Japanese restaurant. Located inconspicuously on the corner of calle Donoso Cortés and calle Hilarión Eslava, Kiyota serves reasonably priced, trendy Japanese food. From the outside, Kiyota does not inspire confidence. Graffiti covers the store’s orange awnings above […]


Lunch Rush: A Review of Ojalá

Ojalá Restaurant & Bar +34 91 523 27 47 c/ de San Andrés 1, Madrid Overall impression 4/5 Atmosphere: 4.5/5 Overall food taste: 3/5 Overall food presentation: 3.5/5 Pricing: $ Caprese salad: A visually appealing appetizer that highlights the beauty of Mediterranean cuisine. Although it’s not a traditional Spanish plate, the Caprese salad was very […]


Upcoming Events, November 5-12

EVENTOS DEL PROGRAMA Sábado, 7 de noviembre Actividad con mentores: Mercado de Motores Hora: 12:00 Lugar: Cercanías Delicias +info y apuntarse Miércoles, 11 de noviembre Cocina: aprende a hacer tapas con el chef Albano Lugar: La Mar Salada (Alcalá de Henares) +info y apuntarse Domingo, 15 de noviembre Deporte: La carrera del derbi +info y […]


Essential Apps While Studying Abroad

Every night in Madrid is something different. Last night, a few students from the program and I decided to have a relaxed night at a pub in our neighborhood instead of going into the center of town and having a more “active” Saturday night out. It was there that we met a group of Americans […]


First Impressions and a Restaurant Review!

I decided to study abroad in Spain because I didn’t think I was emotionally ready to go to Chile. Between the cultural difference and physical distance, Santiago seemed like a distant reality and I wasn’t sure if I had the right mindset to be successful so I decided to study in Madrid. I thought, “It’s […]


¡Soplado de vidrio! ¿Te apuntas?

¿Dónde? En la Granja de San Ildefonso. ¿Cuándo? Viernes, 25 de septiembre y viernes, 2 de octubre. ¿Cuál es la fecha límite para inscribirse? 8 de septiembre. ¿Cuánto cuesta? 70€ en efectivo antes del 10 de septiembre. Más información. Lee lo que piensan de su experiencia los estudiantes de primavera 2015, Nico Johnson de primavera […]