Welcome to our Blog

Hola!  Welcome to the AMAUTA Spanish Schools blog!

At our Spanish Schools in Cusco and Buenos Aires, we provide the best Spanish courses and cultural immersion experiences for our students.  We encourage our students to step outside of the Spanish classroom, to enjoy the local culture, make Spanish-speaking friends, and travel in Peru and Argentina.  During or after finishing your Spanish course, we greatly encourage participation in our volunteer program in Cusco or Buenos Aires, where you will really get the chance to practice and improve your  Spanish language skills and give back to local community.

Here at our AMAUTA blog, we aim to keep you posted about what is happening out our Spanish schools, as well as what´s going on in and around the cities of Cusco and Buenos Aires.  We´ll also post fun articles about Peruvian and Argentinian culture, cuisine,  local fiestas, what to see in Cusco, & where to go in Buenos Aires, etc. 

We´ll include advice about which weekend excursions to sign up for and which free cultural activities are available. And after reading our section of student reports, you´ll know exactly why you want to study Spanish at AMAUTA in Cusco and Buenos Aires.  

Group of College Students comes to Peru to volunteer

Thursday January 29, 2015 - Posted by

Meet this group of amazing volunteers here at AMAUTA Cusco, Peru. Hailey, Alex, Allison, Bill, Cayla, Chloe, Dan, Emily, Kelsey, Madalyn, all came from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in the United States to participate in the AMAUTA Volunteer Program in Peru. This group of young college students spent two weeks with us here here in Cusco and made a big impact on our local after-school project that is located in the outskirts of the city in the mountains.

On the photos of this volunteer project in Cusco, you can see inside the local after-school project and what it looked like before the group of volunteers did their magic.


Experience the Peruvian culture and learn the Spanish language

Wednesday January 21, 2015 - Posted by

If you are seeking cultural enrichment, language acquisition and a place to have fun, look no further than AMAUTA Spanish School in Peru.
With Spanish teachers who have a strong passion for immersion and language learning you can depend on AMAUTA to help you become more confident in communicating in Spanish.

I personally attended the school located in the city of Cusco, surrounded by Andean mountains, at Calle Suecia. From school it was just a short walk to the ancient ruins of Sacsayhuaman as well as to the Plaza de Armas of Cusco.


AMAUTA Skype lessons : your own Spanish teacher online!

Tuesday January 13, 2015 - Posted by
AMAUTA Skype lessons

AMAUTA Skype lessons with your own Spanish teacher online!

AMAUTA Spanish School does not only offer Spanish in Peru and Spanish in Argentina. We also offer Spanish classes in your own house, at the time that is most convenient for you, at your own pace : Spanish via Skype!

Learning Spanish with your private Spanish teacher via Skype is a great and very affordable way to improve your Spanish skills and speak Spanish quickly. Our experienced Spanish teachers in Peru make a study plan with you after the intake, about topics of your personal interest according to your goal and available time.

Our Spanish Skype lessons are not only for ex-AMAUTA students or future AMAUTA student – a great way in both cases to either continue your classes with your teacher, or, to know your teacher before arrival to either Cusco or Buenos Aires.


Shopping in Buenos Aires: the best shopping tips

Tuesday January 06, 2015 - Posted by
Winkelen in Buenos Aires: de beste winkel tips

Buenos Aires is a small piece of heaven for those who love to shop. You can shop till you drop in the Argentine capital that has thousands of stores at your disposal.  Some prices compare with those in Europe or USA but others are definitely lower.

Not all our Spanish students have a big budget for shopping but no worry, here in Buenos Aires it is great fun to just visit the stores as they take you to the different neighborhoods of Buenos Aires making it a great way to explore the city of Buenos Aires. Every shop seem to have its own style and every neighborhood, its own kind of shops. So grap your Buenos Aires city map or open the Buenos Aires app on your smart phone and here we go. We’ll reveal some of the city’s nicest shopping secrets.