Expect the unexpected. Be prepared for life to be different. That is, after all, one of the central elements of study abroad. While it can be frustrating and enormously tiring not to be able to do things the way you are used to, it can also be infinitely rewarding to encounter new ways of viewing the world and discover your own ability to adapt. The more you learn about why the Spaniards do things the way they do, the less frustration you will experience as you try to adjust and the more you will enjoy the experience.← Will there be cultural differences?