- Are you from Salamanca?
No, I was born in a town called Cáceres but I grew up in the Basque country and came to Salamanca to finish my studies.
- What did you study?
I began studying Classics in the Basque country but I then decided to change to Spanish Philology.
- How long have you lived in Salamanca?
About 30 years.
- Where would you recommend going in Salamanca?
I love the courtyards in Salamanca (Fonseca, Escuelas Menores, Anaya,…) but I recommend going to the convents, especially the Convento de las Dueñas. Don’t forget to bring your camera to take lots of photos!
- What are your hobbies?
Nothing special, I like listening to music and spending time with friends.
About my job:
- How long have you been teaching at ISLA?
I have been here since the beginning and we are celebrating our 25th anniversary.
- Has the way of teaching changed much?
Yes, quite a lot. When we started the way of teaching was a lot more classical and structured and now the methods used are a lot more communicative and practical.
- What do you like most about your job?
Getting to know new people and learning about other cultures and experiences.
- What expectations do you have for the future?
I will continue teaching and improve the way I teach by introducing more useful methods.