Tag Archives: Spain

My Family Arrives in Alicante!

The end of Las Fallas in Valencia made catching up on sleep a huge priority, and luckily the Monday we got back was a Spanish National Holiday! A refresher was needed for a week of rowing and cooking classes, topped … Continue reading

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Esta Vida no es tan Malo

It’s really hard to think that a full month in Spain has already passed. It has taken me longer than usual to get settled, but with all the highs there must come some lows. I have been keeping busy which … Continue reading

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Ali-Alicante, España

The time has come! I have finally settled into the new place I will call home for the semester. After another long night in Madrid and one more endless bus ride, our USAC group pulled up to la Plaza de … Continue reading

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Madrid es Real: Arrival and Excursions

Excited, nervous, anxious, but also born ready. There were many, many mixed feelings as the days were winding down until January 10th, the date I departed from Chicago to Madrid, with a pit stop in London. As I was packing, … Continue reading

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Grand Trunk Student Ambassador

Hey All. I wanted to give an update, and write a quick introductory post for my time abroad in Spain. The time has finally come…and a bus ride, two plane rides totaling in about 12 hours, some more bus rides, a hop, … Continue reading

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