Spanish School Peru: AMAUTA

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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!

The Six most Unmissable Places to Learn Spanish in South America

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The Six Most Unmissable Places to Learn Spanish in South America

The Six Most Unmissable Places to Learn Spanish in South America

One of the easiest ways to pick up a new language is by studying abroad, where you have every opportunity to put your new linguistic

skills to the test. Although Spain might seem like the obvious choice, the best place to learn Spanish is actually South America.

Not only are Spanish language classes affordable, local accents are comprehensible, you also get the chance to explore a new continent.

But it’s a big place to choose from! That’s why we’ve put together this run down of the six most unmissable places to learn Spanish in

South America.
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Make 2021 your year: Spanish in Peru

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Make 2021 your year: Spanish in Peru

Make 2021 your year: Spanish in Peru

Kick-off 2021 with a new adventure! What about a Spanish Immersion program in Peru? Delve into the Peruvian culture with corona-proof activities (workshops Peruvian cooking, salsa dance lessons etc.) and field trips to beautiful and fun places in the Inca capital Cusco.

Hopefully, you can travel to Peru to learn Spanish in Cusco in 2021 to spice up your life a bit and leave 2020 behind.

In Cusco, you have the opportunity to combine a Spanish language course with travel, fun and adventure activities.

Cusco and the surrounding Sacred Valley are a great destination for all kinds of activities such as biking, rafting, or zip line.

Cusco is the gateway for a trip to Machu Picchu. You can take the train or do a hike to the famous Inca Citadel!  (more…)

7 Reasons to Learn Spanish This Year

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7 Reasons to Learn Spanish in 2018

7 Reasons to Learn Spanish This Year

Do you always envy people that seem to speak in other languages as if it were very easy?

In reality, learning a new language can be tough and at times even frustrating. Especially the start can be difficult. But let me tell you: it is worth all the trouble. Especially learning Spanish can be mind-opening! Learning Spanish brings many advantages to it!

And if you study a new language in the country where it is the native tongue, like in Peru, it can become a whole game-changer – and not only for your language abilities! Being bilingual opens doors and creates opportunities that do not exist for a monolingual. But if you can’t travel,  Online Spanish  Lessons are the second best alternative, especially if you go for real-live lessons with native speaking teachers.

 

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31 datos curiosos y divertidos sobre Perú

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31 datos curiosos y divertidos sobre Perú

31 Datos más divertidos sobre Perú — Por muchas razones diferentes, Perú es un destino popular para un curso de español en el extranjero. El español hablado es muy claro, la gente es amigable y las opciones de viaje son infinitas: piense en Machu Picchu, Montaña de colores, el camino inca, el lago Titicaca, las líneas de Nazca, la playa, la selva y mucho más. Además, Perú es una de las opciones más asequibles para estudiar español en América Latina. Además, hay excelentes opciones para hacer voluntariado en Perú y la comida peruana es increíble.

 

Pero hay mucho más que aprender sobre Perú. ¡Aquí hay 31 Datos curiosos y divertidos sobre Perú para que los leas mientras te preparas para tu viaje a Perú! (more…)

Seis lugares imperdibles para aprender español en América del Sur

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The Six Most Unmissable Places to Learn Spanish in South America

Seis lugares imperdibles para aprender español en América del Sur

Una de las formas más fáciles de aprender un nuevo idioma es estudiar en el extranjero, donde tienes todas las oportunidades de poner a prueba tus habilidades con respecto al nuevo idioma. Aunque España puede parecer la opción obvia, el mejor lugar para aprender español es en realidad en Sudamérica.

Las clases de español no solo son asequibles, los acentos locales son comprensibles y también tienes la oportunidad de explorar un nuevo continente.

Pero es un gran lugar para elegir, por eso hemos reunido esta lista de seis lugares imperdibles para aprender español en América del Sur. (more…)

De 5 beste Hiking Avonturen in Peru Voor Jouw Bucket List

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The 5 Best Peru Hiking Adventures For Your Bucket List

De 5 beste Hiking Avonturen in Peru Voor Jouw Bucket List

Met de bergrug van het Andesgebergte die de lengte van Peru in tweeen splijt, en met 6.000 meter prachtige bergen – genoeg om de ervaren hiker te doen duizelen – is Peru een absoluut walhalla voor trekkers. De beste trektochten in Peru zijn gemakkelijk te bereiken vanuit Cuzco of met een busreis vanuit Lima. Dus trek je wandelschoenen aan en maak je klaar om op pad te gaan! Dit zijn de 5 beste hiking avonturen in Peru voor jouw bucket list!

1. De Inca Trail Naar Machu Picchu, Cuzco

De beroemdste van alle wandelroutes in Peru is zonder twijfel de Inca Trail (more…)

Zes Beste Plaatsen om Spaans te leren in Zuid-Amerika

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The Six Most Unmissable Places to Learn Spanish in South America

Zes Beste Plaatsen om Spaans te leren in Zuid-Amerika

Éen van de makkelijkste manieren om een nieuwe taal te leren, is in het land waar deze taal gesproken wordt. Daar heb je veel mogelijkheden om je taal skills te testen en elke dag Spaans te spreken. Ook al is Spanje vaak een logische keuze, de beste plaats om Spaans te leren is Zuid-Amerika.

Spaanse taalcursussen zijn er niet alleen betaalbaar, ook locale accenten zijn goed te begrijpen en je krijgt veel kansen om het nieuwe continent te ontdekken. Zuid-Amerika is een avontuur op zich!  In Zuid-Amerika zijn meerdere plaatsen waar je Spaanse taalcursussen kan volgen, dus daarom hebben we de zes  Beste Plaatsen om Spaans te leren in Zuid-Amerika voor je op een rijtje gezet. (more…)

11 Must-Visit Sites & Things to Do in the Sacred Valley

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11 Must-Visit Sites & Things to Do in the Sacred Valley, Peru

11 Must-Visit Sites & Things to Do in the Sacred Valley

Just an hour’s drive from Cusco, the Sacred Valley of the Incas in Peru is named after its importance to the Inca, whose ruined citadels and former agricultural terraces are dotted along the valley’s course.

It’s an awe-inspiring place to visit, flanked by serrated mountains and lush with corn that grows beside the Río Urubamba that flows right along the valley floor. For any visitor to Cusco, the Sacred Valley of the Incas is an unmissable spot on your trip to Peru.

Avoid just passing through on the way to the epic Inca fortress of Machu Picchu and instead spend a few days exploring one of Peru’s largest and most dynamic artisan markets (more…)

The 5 Best Peru Hiking Adventures For Your Bucket List

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The 5 Best Peru Hiking Adventures For Your Bucket List

The 5 Best Peru Hiking Adventures For Your Bucket List

With the ridge of the Andes Mountains slicing the length of Peru and 6,000m mountains that make the most adventurous drool, Peru is a trekker’s paradise.  Some of the best Peru hiking options are easily accessed either from Cusco or by a bus journey from Lima.

So once you’re done with your Spanish classes in Cusco, strap on your hiking boots and get ready to hit the trail!

1. The Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, Cusco

Easily the most famous of all trekking in Peru, the Inca Trail that leads you directly to Machu Picchu is a classic hike, combining history and sublime landscapes with the chance to end your journey the exact same way the Inca would: at this former estate for Inca royalty. (more…)

The best 5 Cusco Applications

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The best 5 Cusco Applications

The Best 5  Cusco Applications

In this article, we will recommend you the Best 5 Cusco Applications you will want to use while living in Peru. Or when preparing your trip to Peru.  Because once registered for your Spanish course in Cusco you will start preparing yourself for your adventure and Spanish immersion experience in Peru.

Obviously this will involve a lot of reading about Cusco and about Peru. There are many,  many  good blogs and articles online to be found.

For instance, here is a good link about what to pack for your trip to Peru.

Or this one with important cultural tips you need to know.

And if you are interested in the culture of Cusco, there is this interesting Cusco culture blog. (more…)