After many delays, we finally had our tour of the Alhambra palace!!! Now, the Alhambra isn't really a palace, but rather a mini city enclosed by walls, consisting of beautiful gardens, lots of fountains, several palaces, small city area, and a military fortress. There is a map below. I am sorry for all of the … Continue reading Emma–La Alhambra at Last
So, we are coming up on the end of the semester, as it is currently finals week. I have been just enjoying Granada and the beautiful weather while trying not to fall asleep in class. I love this city; I am definitely going to miss it. Last weekend we did a day trip to Nerja … Continue reading Emma–Time flies!
SO. Jana and I spent four nights in Amsterdam this past weekend. It is such a beautiful city with some pretty interesting history! We ate our fair share of Dutch pancakes, and spent our share of money..Amsterdam is an expensive city. It was a great experience. For those of you who don't know..Amsterdam is a … Continue reading Emma–Adventure in Amsterdam, and my feelings.
So, this past weekend I spent in Lagos, Portugal for a party/beach weekend getaway. It was a ton of fun. We took a bus there. It was absolutely beautiful. The company we went with was the same as the one we took to Morocco. The hotel was really nice, and pretty close to the city … Continue reading Emma—Lagos, Portugal
Hola!! I have two posts to do today, I've been busy!! This one is about Semana Santa, and then I'll do another one about my weekend in Lagos, Portugal.Semana Santa is Holy Week, the week before Easter. I didn't have classes that week. There are religious processions that go on throughout the week, so it … Continue reading Emma–Semana Santa