Hi everyone! So, this week has been a week of classes, more classes, and…intercambios! What’s an intercambio? An intercambio is when native speakers of different languages who are also interested in learning other languages get together to practice speaking and comprehension. For example- I’m a native English speaker learning Spanish, and I spoke with native… Read More Intercambios!
My walk on the way to school Hi everyone! So, last week was our first full week of classes. It was a bit stressful, but relieving to fall into a schedule again. This weekend, we travelled to Sevilla and Cordoba (future blog post). Tonight, I’m going to catch up a bit on daily life and… Read More Catching up…
What’s it like to live in Spain? Here’s a snapshot of my daily life 🙂 streets of Granada There are murals everywhere! Don’t drink from water that says ‘agua no potable’ so many places to discover… Natural resources are incredibly important and quite expensive in Spain! Granada has been in a drought for about a… Read More Daily Life
A lot has happened since I have arrived in Spain on the 22nd: multiple flights, a great seat partner on the long flight- buen viaje Sergio if you’re reading this!- meeting my host family and roommate, orientation, ending up sick, and discovering the hermosa ciudad de Granada… Granada from above Madrid lit up… Read More La primera semana!
How do you prepare for a semester abroad, let alone a semester abroad with two different seasons? Well, tonight I’m not much help in the clothes department, but I will be sharing some more meaningful items that I am bringing. Why am I ‘wasting space’ in my suitcase with the following? Personal items are important,… Read More Packing for the upcoming semester