Home Sweet Home!
Oct30

Home Sweet Home!

  Back in the States…!   I’ve been home for about 2 weeks now and I hate to say it, but I for sure missed the U.S. more than I thought I would. It feels good to be home! I have mostly been spending time with family and preparing for this coming Fall semester. I’m trying to review as much Spanish as possible so I don’t forget what I’ve learned this summer! It’s amazing how easy it is to...

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Month in Madrid
Jul24

Month in Madrid

Hola! Today marks the last Monday I will be spending in Spain (at least for a while). It’s a little bittersweet feeling. This country has for sure stolen a piece of my heart. But along with the feeling of never wanting to leave, I am excited to get home to see my family and, more importantly, my dogs! I mean, look… Who could leave this face for 2 months and not miss home? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ So, enough of the sentimental...

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El Escorial de San Lorenzo
Jun19

El Escorial de San Lorenzo

Hola Amigos! So, I have been here for a little less than a month and I have already fallen in love with everything and everyone in Spain. Where to begin… In my opinion, we are staying in one of the most beautiful and homey places in Spain, San Lorenzo. The entire town of San Lorenzo was built around a monastery built by Filipe II in the 16th century. During one of my classes, I got the chance to climb to the top of a tower in...

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