On Tuesday, Sol organized an excursion to the Arab Baths- a Hamman. It was quite a unique, relaxing experience. Before we entered, Edu explained the history of the baths and bath etiquette. The baths were enjoyed by women and men seperately in the past- certain days were devoted to certain clients. In the baths, the … Continue reading Arab Baths and Weekly Summary!
Hola a todos! Last Sunday, we took a fabulous Sol excursion to the Alpujarras! The bus ride from Granada to the first town we visited in the Alpujarras- Capileira was about 2 hours. If you intend to go to the Alpujarras and suffer from motion sickness, I would recommend some medicine- the narrow roads wind quite … Continue reading Las Alpujarras
Last week was Semana Santa, the Holy Week leading up to Easter, la Pascua. In Spain, Semana Santa began the 25th and lasted till the 1st- it's a big deal: processions march through the streets, which are so full of people that it is IMPOSSIBLE to walk anywhere... I left for travel on Monday the … Continue reading Semana Santa
Wooo this coming week is midterms week! Here's a survival guide: STUDY. Truly. In most classes here, the midterm and final are large portions of your grade Don't worry too much though!! If you study, you've got this. 📑📚 Find a study budy 😊 Find someplace you can study well... Cafe, library, your room Get … Continue reading Midterms!
Hi everyone! As some of you may know, I have celiac disease. What does this mean? Celiac disease is an autoimmune disease. It can occur at any point in a persons' lifetime- some people are more susceptible than others (other autoimmune disorders, genetics...), but overall the cause is unknown. I can't consume products containing wheat … Continue reading GF food tips- Granada, Spain