• Spain 2015,  Travel

    Winding Down 

    I knew this point would eventually arrive; but it still shocks me that I am turning in the final assignments, starting to pack up my giant suitcase and less than week from today will be sitting on a flight from London back to the 215. People always tell you the good parts about study abroad: the memories, the friends, the…

  • Spain 2015,  Travel

    Airport Notes

    As I sit in the Airport in Sevilla I’m already starting to reflect on the fact that I’m about to enter my final month in this amazing country that has completely taken a piece of my heart with it. How much has changed since I stepped off the plane here about 3 months ago, stressed, confused, and sans luggage. Of…

  • Spain 2015,  Travel

    Barcelona. 

    They say if you’ve wanted something for a long time it’s dangerous to actually get it, because over the years you built up these extremely high hopes that often can’t be fulfilled; while I generally agree — Barcelona couldn’t be further from that truth. It’s been a long dream of mine to visit Barcelona and being here has not disappointed…

  • Spain 2015,  Travel

    1 Week Down.

    I did after all come here to study, right and now my first week of classes is over. Don’t get too excited I only have 1 class of the 3 that  I need. At this point I’m pretty sure I won’t be finished getting into classes before I have to figure out my classes for Penn. But slowly and steadily…

  • Spain 2015,  Travel

    31 Hours in Madrid

    This past weekend I was able to visit Madrid, I had a lot that I wanted to see and exactly 31 hours from the time my train reached Atocha on Saturday morning to the time my train pulled out of Atocha Sunday evening. Side note: trains here make Amtrak look like a little child. Not solely because we don’t have…