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  • “I wanted to experience the Cuban lifestyle first hand”

    Posted on March 4, 2017 by in Testimonials

    The first time I visited Cuba was a package programme staying in hotels and travelling with a local tour guide. I fell in love with the Cuban culture and the Cuban optimism, but I wanted to experience the Cuban lifestyle first hand.     While searching for a programme in Cuba, I found out that […]

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  • Hiking in Cuba Photo Gallery

    Posted on January 30, 2017 by in Gallery

    Special Program in Santiago de Cuba: “Walking with Heroes” They hike for a period of 10 days (of which you will join them for 2 days and nights) in the countryside visiting local communities and encouraging children, youth and the rest of the population to express themselves artistically: plastic arts, literature, dance, theater, etc. Hiking […]

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  • Emilia Hovestadt. Intern abroad in Madrid: Interview and Photo Gallery

    Posted on January 29, 2017 by in Gallery, Testimonials

    An intern abroad experience. Emilia Hovestadt spent 2.5 months with us in Madrid last fall from October 1st to December 14th, 2016.  She was a Marketing intern for a company which we started working with over 10 years ago.  Their area of expertise is the conciliation of the private and professional lives of workers through […]

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  • Special Program in Santiago de Cuba: “Walking with Heroes”

    Posted on January 21, 2017 by in Best Extras, Best News

    VIII Cultural Arts Exchange in Santiago de Cuba Sponsored by the Hermanos Saiz Association and BEST Programs 7 nights between July 22 and August 5, 2017 With accommodation, meals, Spanish and/or salsa dancing General Overview Practical Info Itinerary See Photo Gallery General Overview The idea of promoting art in the mountains is not new anywhere […]

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  • Do you have what it takes to be a good volunteer?

    Posted on December 16, 2016 by in Blog

    Why Volunteer? Why should you care about what the world needs? Because you, like me, are a human and our special role as humans gives us the ability to connect and empathize. By connecting with someone else who is struggling we help ourselves and how we can help best is by enhancing these qualities in […]

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  • New US Representative for BEST Programs

    Posted on September 28, 2017 by in Best News

    BEST Programs has added Julia Peterson as US Representative in charge of J1 Visa trainees and interns. BEST Programs, S.L. is pleased to announce its recent hire of Julia Peterson, who will join the BEST team as a US Representative and Coordinator for J1 visa participants working remotely for applicants from around the world.  Within […]

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  • Volunteer Interview: Sabadell, una pequeña gran ciudad

    Posted on December 15, 2016 by in Testimonials

    by Alex Holgado Llegó a España en Julio y, tras dos meses en Málaga, está viviendo en Barcelona. Melissa Vogt procede de Adelaida, la capital de Australia, y está perfeccionando su español (es hija de madre peruana) al tiempo que colabora con la fundación local SID Moskitia. En Australia -dice- soy voluntaria de Oxfam y […]

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  • “I wanted to experience the Cuban lifestyle first hand”

    Posted on December 7, 2016 by in Testimonials

    1. Why did you decide to study and intern abroad? In April 2016, I visited Cuba for the first time on a one week vacation which was a package programme staying in hotels and travelling with a local tour guide. I fell in love with the Cuban culture and the Cuban optimism, but I wanted […]

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  • Madrid se abre al oriente: La llegada de los estudiantes chinos

    Posted on November 25, 2016 by in Best News

    En los títulos de la prensa son frecuentes las referencias al oriente como meca de las exportaciones de moda española, tales como “La firma española Caramelo da el salto a oriente” y dicha zona es uno de los principales objetivos de la política de internacionalización de la industria de las frutas y verduras españolas. Arquitectos […]

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  • Agreement between Official Chamber of Commerce Spain-USA and BEST for Visas Processing

    Posted on November 25, 2016 by in Best News

    The Official Chamber of Commerce Spain-USA and BEST Programs Sign an Agreement for the Processing of J-1 Trainee and Intern Visas BEST Programs and the Chamber of Commerce Spain-United States have signed an agreement to process J-1 student and foreign professional visas making internship placements and trainee positions possible for all foreigners coming through BEST […]

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