How to work in Spain if you hate the idea of teaching for a living

Admit it, you’ve seen it: images of Spanish people picking through dumpsters, the shells of housing developments that won’t be finished anytime in the near future, the mugs of greedy politicians who steal from the poor to stuff their own fat wallets. While Spain’s economy is making a slow recovery, it’s made finding a job extremely difficult, though not impossible. …

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More than Just the Sound of Music: Salzburg

The hills are for sure alive more than just the sound of music in little old Salzburg. Ya that little quaint town in the hills of Austrian Alps. The one where Maria Von something ran around singing and there were kids and Nazis and music? I wouldn’t know, when I got to Salzburg I b-lined straight for the brewery and …

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The Loneliest Christkind (Angel)

He is not the Truth. He is a man. Well – yes. He is an American Christkind (angel). Don’t you want to ask the American Christkind for a present? I don’t want anything. Nothing at all? Well…maybe some potatoes. Kids can be a fickle bunch. One minute you have rockstar Mickey Mouse status, with every child clawing to get an …