Preparing for Abroad
Jul02

Preparing for Abroad

Many stressful questions come up when you decide to study abroad. Some are about money, traveling, food, safety, and clothing. I know I had a million. My best mode of discovering the answers to these questions was asking people who have been. I asked friends, family, and people online about how to prepare.  These are some things I picked up 1. Plan things ahead. Nothing is more stressful then getting to your country and not being able...

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Back in the States
Jul02

Back in the States

I have mixed emotions about being back in the States. When I first landed in Atlanta, it was strange speaking in English. I felt like I was going to get in trouble for not speaking Spanish! I have recently been catching myself speaking “Spain-glish,” when you substitute one english word for a Spanish word on accident haha. Since the majority of Americans are mono-linguistic, they do not like it when you slip up and speak...

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Guide to a Summer in Barcelona
Jul02

Guide to a Summer in Barcelona

Barcelona is a unique city full of many sights and Catalan charm. I have been studying in Barcelona for 4 exciting and super busy weeks. With so much to see and do in a short summer semester, here are a few tips to make the most of your study abroad experience.   Be aware of the cultural differences. You have to keep in mind that you are in a different country, so some things that might seem rude or strange to you is normal for...

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