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The Nativity Scene: A Great Neapolitan Christmas Tradition

Do you know how important is the Nativity Scene in the Italian culture? Well, I daresay that the Presepe (Nativity Scene) is the symbol of Christmas in the Neapolitan tradition. If you have ever been to Naples, in Italy, you must have gone to San Gregorio Armeno: a lovely street in the city centre famous for […]

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Video Tutorial: Italian Articles

Are you struggling with Italian Articles? Don’t worry, Italian Articles are a topic you need to digest before feeling confident with it. If you just studied them, you probably realised that in Italian there are far more articles than in English. Also, there are languages that don’t have articles at all! That is why you […]

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Italian Conversation Class Christmas Edition

Looking for a cool class to learn the Italian language? If you want to learn the Italian language taking part in a great class, you can’t miss our FREE Conversation Class Christmas Edition on the 8th December. As you probably know, Christmas in Italy is a very important festivity. Families gather around a beautifully set table […]

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Spanish Conversation Class Christmas Edition

Curious to try one of the best Spanish classes in London? On the 8th December one of the best Spanish Classes in London will take place at Happy Languages: our Spanish Conversation Class Christmas Edition! We believe that the Christmas time is magic and the Spanish culture offers a lot of interesting traditions to talk about. […]

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Top Ten Christmas Markets in Spain

Have you ever visited some Christmas Markets in Spain? As in many other countries, in Spain Christmas Markets are an important tradition and every year attract a huge crowd of tourists. Let’s see what are the ten best markets in the country! Fira de Santa Llúcia. Considered the best Christmas market in Barcelona, it is […]

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Learn Italian Language: A Great B1 Textbook

When you learn the Italian language it is very important to choose a good textbook. If you learn the Italian language at Happy Languages, we pay a lot of attention to the materials used during a course. Every time we start a course, either in a group or one-to-one, we consider which textbook is better […]

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Discover Our Italian Intermediate 2 Course

How is your Italian language course going? If you have reached the Intermediate level (B1 according to the Common European Framewok of Reference for languages) you should carefully choose your next Italian language course. Having studied around 105 hours, our Intermediate 2 course is what we would recommend. In terms of topics studied, at this […]

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Back to the past: the Christmas Market in Bolzano

If you want to live the enchanting Christmas atmosphere in Italy, you can’t miss the traditional Christmas Market in Bolzano, open from the 27th November to the 6th Jenuary in Piazza Walther, which is amazingly decorated with a very big Christmas tree and a Nativity Scene. The first market opened 25 years ago. Since then […]

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A Romantic Italian Christmas: Discover Lago di Como

Italy over Christmas offers a magic atmosphere and Lago di Como is one of the best places to go! Lago di Como is situated in the region called Lombardia, not far from the Alps. Third biggest lake in Italy, it is also one of the deepest in Europe with its 410 metres depth. Probably you […]

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What Temblar Como Un Flan Means In Spanish

Which Spanish Idiom do you prefer? We bet there is a Spanish Idiom you love and use as much as possible! Spanish idiomatic expressions are always very meaningful and perfectly convey an idea which is difficult to express in a different way. Well…it is possible to try, but the result is never satisfying. Besides, if […]