Final Thoughts
Jun30

Final Thoughts

Wow! I cannot believe that my time studying abroad has come to an end. It doesn’t feel real, after a month of living somewhere you get used to your new surroundings. I absolutely fell in love with Spain…Madrid, in particular, as it was the city I was able to call my home. But, we ventured to other places such as Segovia, Toledo, and Salamanca. I’m writing this sitting in the airport and honestly, I am very sad right now. I am sad to...

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Learning and Eating in Spain…Mostly Eating.
Jun15

Learning and Eating in Spain…Mostly Eating.

  Coming to another country and living there is difficult enough, but especially when you are in a country that speaks another language. English is my first language and it is the only language I am totally fluent in. I have taken Spanish for two years at Alabama now, and although I am learning, I am not fluent quite yet. Yes, taking classes does help with learning a new language but nothing is quite like being completely...

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Coming to Spain
Jun06

Coming to Spain

Hola! My name is Kari Eisenberg and I am currently studying in Spain through UA. Studying abroad can be something that is both exciting but also nerve wracking, especially for me. Before this trip, I had never been to Europe before, and then for my first time I went all by myself! Leading up to the trip I was ecstatic about this opportunity I was given. When it was the week before departure I started getting really nervous, and...

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