Directions in Spanish

Knowing how to give and receive directions in Spanish is probably one of the most valuable things that you can have up your sleeve when traveling around. Imagine getting disoriented in a strange new city and not knowing how to get back to your hotel. That could be pretty disconcerting, but if you can simply ask a local for directions, then a stressful situation is easily averted.

Getting lost in a new city is a great way to find hidden gems, but you also want to be able to find your way home again. By memorizing the directions in Spanish, you will be able to call on them whenever you need to.

Talking about directions in Spanish

How to give directions in Spanish

If you want to know where something is, you can ask “Excuse me, where is the ____?” by saying, “Disculpa, donde esta el/la _____?” Listen carefully for the reply and you are set to go, some verifying what you heard with hand movements might help too.

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