Back in the States
Aug23

Back in the States

Although I’ve been back in the states for nearly 4 weeks I still find myself replying in Spanglish and there are some activities that just don’t feel quite right. For example meals out; don’t take enough time and the servers are too fast. This is something I assumed I would dislike in Europe but it turns out that I really miss it. Another example is the time of meals, I really enjoyed the meal times in Spain and I...

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Pamplona
Jul15

Pamplona

After I landed in Madrid several thoughts passed through my head. To start Madrid was huge but I wasn’t tall. When I think of big cities in America I usually think New York or Chicago style cities but here it seems cities are more spread out and less tall. After spending a day in Madrid I took a train to Pamplona where I would be spending most of my time here in Spain. The first night in Pamplona I met my housemate, another...

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Off to Spain
May26

Off to Spain

Although I’ve never been the best speaker I’ve had a fascination with Spanish culture since the 2nd grade. My elementary school had an Spanish class one a week for all grades. Although I obviously couldn’t learn much Spanish as a student while only meeting once a week ,I did learn many things about the culture in Spain as my teacher was Spanish. Since that class I’ve always wanted to explore the world and...

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