Spanish School Peru: AMAUTA

Hola! Welcome to the AMAUTA Spanish School blog!

Spanish School AMAUTA in Cusco, Peru is the best place to learn Spanish in Peru. We provide in-depth Spanish lessons and a cultural immersion experience for everyone. Our students step outside of the Spanish classroom to enjoy the Peruvian culture, make Spanish-speaking friends, and travel in Peru. During or after your Spanish lesson, you can, volunteer in Peru where you will really get the chance to improve your Spanish language skills and give back to the Peruvian community.

Here at the AMAUTA blog, we aim to keep our Spanish alumni, current and future students, and anyone who is interested in Peruvian and Latin American culture, the most relevant information about what is happening in Peru. We´ll post fun articles about our Spanish School in Peru, Tips to learn Spanish, how to get the most out of your Spanish classes in Cusco, advice on how to prepare for your trip to Peru, life in Cusco, Peruvian cuisine, Peruvian festivals, what to do in Cusco, and much more.

After reading our blog, you’ll know exactly why you want to study Spanish at AMAUTA Spanish School in Peru! Hasta pronto!

Spanish course in Peru and rock climbing!

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Spanish course in Peru & rock climbing

Spanish course in Peru and Rock climbing!

If you are interested in a special challenge in Peru this July, have a look at this: Spanish course in Peru and Rock climbing!

AMAUTA Spanish School Cusco now offers the possibility to combine your Spanish classes in Cusco with an exciting rock climbing course!

This intensive rock climbing course runs between 8:30 and 12:30 from Monday to Friday; the Spanish group classes will take place in afternoons at our school in Cusco.

The Spanish & Rock Climbing is a great opportunity to have fun while learning and enjoying an outdoor activity. During the climbing, you will learn about rappelling, climbing, belaying and much more. Each morning our guide will first teach you about safety methods and correct rock climbing practises

AMAUTA’s student guide to Inti Raymi Cusco

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AMAUTA’s Student Guide to Inti Raymi Cusco

AMAUTA students in Peru have already experienced a large part of the “Fiestas de Cusco” during this month of June. However, the biggest and most important celebration of Cusco is still to come. Only a few days after Qoyllur Rit’i and Corpus Christi, on June 24th – the day that the sun is farthest away from the earth – Inti Raymi will be celebrated in Cusco. It is a traditional Inca festival when the people worship the sun and plead for its return. Below you will find some tips and tricks, be prepared to make the most out of this special day in Cusco.

Inti Raymi is the most anticipated of all the festivities in Cusco and everything in June leads up to this revered day. (more…)

Volunteer in Peru

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Volunteering in Peru

Volunteer in Peru

Did you know AMAUTA Spanish School in Cusco organizes interesting opportunities for those who want to volunteer in Peru, especially for our Spanish Students? We think this is an excellent way to give back to Peruvian society and our volunteer coordinator selects the projects we work with carefully.

For the volunteers, being a Volunteer in Peru, Cusco, gives the opportunity to meet the local Peruvian people and to have an extraordinary living and working experience while speaking Spanish. Combine this with all you will learn and see during your travels in Peru, and you will easily understand why Volunteering in Peru is a once in a lifetime experience. (more…)

Waar vind je de lekkerste koffie in Cusco

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Where to find nicest cafes with the best coffee in Cusco

Waar vind je de lekkerste koffie in Cusco

Als je Spaans studeert in Cusco, zul je het vast leuk vinden om de vele cafés, bars en restaurants te bezoeken in dit mooie stadje hoogop in de Andes. Er zijn heel veel plekjes waar je uit kunt kiezen. Sommige zijn heel populair; sommige hebben een prachtig uitzicht over de Plaza de Armas, anderen zijn wat goedkoper, hebben heerlijke typisch Peruaanse gebakjes…

Ik was in ieder geval nieuwsgierig om te weten wat de beste cafés zijn met de beste koffie in Cusco. Het duurde wel even totdat ik eruit was, maar nu ik in mijn vijfde week zit van mijn Spaanse lessen bij AMAUTA Peru, denk ik dat ik het wel weet 🙂 . Ik zit er helemaal klaar voor om jullie te vertellen waar je de beste cafés met de beste koffie in Cusco kunt vinden. (more…)