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The difference between bien and bueno or muy bien and muy bueno

The difference between bien and bueno or muy bien and muy bueno

It is very common for basic –or even advanced– Spanish students to participate in dialogues such as this one:  -¡Hola!…

HOW TO DOMINATE THE MONSTROUS SUBJUNCTIVE II

HOW TO DOMINATE THE MONSTROUS SUBJUNCTIVE II

So, if you are here, that means that you were able to go through our first blog about the modo…

The Preterite vs. the Imperfect: Your Go to Guide for Learning the two different past tenses in Spanish

The Preterite vs. the Imperfect: Your Go to Guide for Learning the two different past tenses in Spanish

Just like the majority of other Romance languages, Spanish also has two past tenses that are used in daily conversation….

Prepositions in Spanish: How to use them

Prepositions in Spanish: How to use them

Your Guide to Preposiciones (Prepositions in Spanish) Like in any other language, prepositions in Spanish are connecting words that we use…

YA vs Todavía 🎓 A Simple Guide to Still and Yet in Spanish

YA vs Todavía 🎓 A Simple Guide to Still and Yet in Spanish

“Ya” and “todavía” are very important Spanish words. We use them very often, both in casual and formal conversation. Therefore,…

EXPLORE BUENOS AIRES

Buenos Aires is an incredible city, with a complex and unique identity born of the intertwining of indigenous and Spanish cultures over hundreds of years. Follow our blog to learn more about our beautiful city and the more than 15 million people who live in and around it.

FOOD

Much of the culture of Buenos Aires is defined by the smells and flavors of the many types of Argentine cuisine found throughout the city. From street food to fine dining, learn more about what amazing fare awaits you here.

HISTORY

Learn about the history of Buenos Aires and Argentina.

LIFESTYLE

To make the most of your trip and get the full Buenos Aires experience when you visit Argentina, you need to understand how to live like an Argentine. Read our blog to learn more about the culture, pastimes, and day-to-day passions of our citizens.

EXPATS

Learn how other expats have embraced the Buenos Aires experience!

SPORTS

For Argentines, fútbol is not just a sport—it's an identity born of passion, team loyalties and generations-long rivalries. Read our blog to learn more about football and other sports which shape the Argentine way of life.

NATURE

Learn how other expats have embraced the Buenos Aires experience!

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TRAVEL TIPS

To make the most of your time in Buenos Aires, read our blog posts about sights that can't be missed, phrases you need to know, how to navigate our public transportation system, and much more.

LEARN SPANISH

Take advantage of your time studying Spanish in Buenos Aires, or learn some useful words & phrases.

RECENT ARTICLES

We are always writing new articles about Argentina and the wonderful culture and destinations that you'll discover here. Below are a few of our latest blog posts, which shouldn't be missed!

A Practical Guide to Numbers in Spanish

Learning the numbers is one of the basics when picking up Spanish. While they…

Useful Spanish Phrases for Making Phone Calls

When learning a new language, there are many ways to measure or ‘test’ one’s…

Recoleta Cultural Centre in Buenos Aires

Discovering Buenos Aires most important cultural centre Centro Cultural Recoleta (The Recoleta Cultural Centre)…

Best Latin-inspired cocktail recipes and one cocktail you should probably avoid

We adore cocktail parties here at Vamos Spanish Academy. Back home in Londres, I…

The verb “gustar” and others like it

What is the meaning of the Spanish verb gustar? Verbs like gustar often provide…

Making Comparisons of Equality and Inequality in Spanish

In this grammar blog, we are going to talk about how to make comparisons…

Torrontes: The Exclusive Argentine White Wine

Discovering Torrontes: The Argentine Hidden Gem The first Argentine wine I tried was in…

Buses in Buenos Aires | Ultimate 101 Guide to "The Colectivos" and Public Transport System

Everything You Need to Know About Buses in Buenos Aires Buenos Aires is a…

Your Spanish-English Language Guide to Popular Yoga Positions and Vocabularies

Spanish – English Guide on Vocabularies Commonly Used in Yoga We never miss a…

The Indirect Object in Spanish

The indirect object of a sentence is the recipient of the direct object. As…

What Do You See When You Cannot See?

Teatro Ciego in Buenos Aires There are a myriad of shows, acts and musicals…

The Direct Object in Spanish

The direct object is a noun phrase or thing that is the recipient of…

Getting Cheeky in Argentina: How and When to Kiss People in Buenos Aires

Kiss once Kiss twice or simply a hands shake? (Aside from the obvious answer…

Possessive Adjectives in Spanish = Posesivos

Possessive adjectives indicate who or what owns something. Possessive adjective are a key part…