St Fagan’s National History Museum in Barry, Wales

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Hi, there!  My name is Javier and I’m an InTuition student here in Barry.  I have been writing a blog (https://barrypapera.tumblr.com) those three weeks to tell my friends and relatives in the Basque Country what I’m doing here. My days as an English student in Wales are coming to an end and I want to share with you some of the …

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Mid-morning cappuccino

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At 11am everything stops at Beatrice and Tim’s house. We put down our books and pencils, switch off the computers and go to the kitchen for a mid-morning cappuccino.  Tim’s the one in charge of the cappuccino thing here.  He has a coffee machine that sounds like a cement mixer but, surprisingly, he can make a very good coffee with …

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Having a beer!

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Knowing my weakness for beer, my friends are asking about what kind we are drinking here in Barry.  I must say that I’ve landed on my feet here, since Beatrice likes beer too and we’re spending some time exploring the different varieties available 🙂  Taking moderation as our guide, of course 🙂  The most popular beer in Britain is the …

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English lessons in Ely – interesting conversation topics

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Hi everybody! Some fresh news from Ely, near Cambridge! It’s now up to me to describe what we have been doing all day (my second exhausted day of interesting lessons)!  So, after having a typical Englisk breakfast – toast and marmalade (guys, home made delicious marmalade!) with coffee (yes, I’m a coffee addict!) we begun with the revision of the …

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One day in Thorpe Park

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Yesterday I woke up at 7 a.m.  I know it was very early but the day at Thorpe Park would be a great memory! We arrived at 10 a.m. At the park we queued for our tickets.  We started our day in the park with “Saw The ride” and “Saw Alive”.  I thought the rides very funny to begin with!  After that …

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Living in Abingdon

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I am spending my fourth day in Abingdon and I have to say that I am really happy, my experience is even better that I could have expected. I am very comfortable with Ian and Angela, my teachers, and with their lovely house. I have had different anecdotes in these four days, for instance, yesterday I received my suitcase in …

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