However, after spending the holidays in Italy with my family and yearning to go home, I headed back to Spain determined to make the best of my remaining five months there.
Within a week, I met my Spanish boyfriend, and three years and many challenges later, we are still making it work. Spanish men have the reputation of being tall, dark and handsome, with thick accents that can make you swoon.
Ask them Wednesday or Thursday what they are doing on the weekend and they typically respond with, “” (“We’ll see”). Well, in mine in particular it was a bit difficult for us to overcome this huge difference between our expectations at first.
It’s just a matter of getting used to the idea of a 28 plus year old still living with his parents.
The language barrier may or may not have an impact on your relationship depending on each person’s proficiency in their partner’s native language.
Four months into my big move to Spain I was wondering if I would last the whole year.
Teaching English in the small town of Linares, Jaen wasn’t working out how I imagined it would.