UNBELIEVEABLE! Only 5 more days before our trip! We had our first exam Monday and now our second one on Thursday, tomorrow, and that’s our last class here! It’s crazy to think that our next one will be in the heart of Barcelona! At least we’re getting credit for Spanish IV and Spanish Conversation, right?… Read More (dos.) 5 days left!
!Hola! My name is Lany Sepiashvili and I’ll be going to study abroad in Spain in less than 5 days. Guess what? I’m going to be bringing you along with me! You’re invited to join me in New York, Paris, Madrid, Barcelona, Granada and Prague. Getting excited? So am I, but I’m mostly anxious about… Read More (uno.) introdución
Between figuring out what to pack, what documents to finalize and copy (so many copies), and tying up loose ends with school, friends, and family I haven’t had anytime to really sit down and think about what is about to happen. This is an opportunity of epic proportions for me filled with so many firsts.… Read More The Origin Story
Day 3 of España and I am already ready to live here. I love everything about the city of Granada- the people, the food, the culture. So far my favorite part has been exploring. Last night we looked around the city in search for some tapas, but by the time we got there they were… Read More Day 3 of España
It is my first few days here in Spain! It is unlike anything that I could have ever imagined! The air, the culture, the people. The vibe of the city echoes through the streets of palacios congresos and the centro de Lenguas modernas. Tomorrow we take our first trip to the Sierra Nevada mountains, just… Read More Verano de España 2015
¡Granada Bucket List 2015! 1. Meditate in the Alhambra. (with praise and worship music puh-lease) + 2. Hike in the Sierra Nevadas. 3. Karaoke at Hannigan’s Bar. ( Como se dice- do you have any Taylor Swift songs?) + 4. La Mirador de San Nicolas- (at sunset and sunrise) …hopefully with friends??????? (update to follow)… Read More Just Another Bucket List
I arrived in Granada yesterday. I am still a bit Jetlagged but I can already feel that the experience will be one that will be very interesting. My host family is very nice. I don’t necessarily understand everything that they have said so far but from what I have understood, they are excited to have… Read More The Prequel
Today Matthew, Marisa (our host sister), and I all set up the mini Christmas tree. There is not too much space in the house, but a little one is just perfect! Starting to get in the Christmas spirit 🙂 Today in class was also our last work day. We had a little exam, not a… Read More Lunes
This past weekend Marisa bought jamón!! This is a VERY famous meat in Spain. A lot of bars have jamón sandwiches as tapas, and many families buy a leg once or twice a year. Marisa said it’s more common to buy one when it’s cold outside, because it’s not good to store it when the… Read More Jamón Serrano
Today Marisa came home! It was so nice to finally get to meet our host sister, I think her and I have a lot in common. I know she missed Spanish food a lot! Today we ate tortilla española, vegetables, croquetas, and a soup. Very delicious!! Also today, I got to Skype some of my… Read More Family!!