I have now been back in the U.S.A. for a week, and have thus theoretically had some time to reflect on what I learned while abroad. Instead of writing a super long, boring, intellectual article, I am just going to give you a list of 20 things that I learned while abroad, in no particular… Continue reading What Study Abroad Taught Me
My last hurrah of the semester was a trip to the UK. My trip included London and three different cities in Scotland. I stayed in each country for about three days and four nights, and was lucky enough to have friends to stay with in both places. I stayed with Tara and Katherine in London. They are… Continue reading Adventures in the UK
¡Hola amigos! Happy belated Easter! Though I may have been slightly jealous when the rest of you were on Spring Break a month ago, this past week definitely made all of the waiting worthwhile. In Spain, and most of the rest of Europe, they don’t really have a “Spring Break” like we do in the… Continue reading Spring Break ’14: A Week in Italy
Yes, I am aware that it has been forever since my last post. But in my defense, I’ve been really busy traveling for the past two weekends. Isn’t it ironic that when I actually have interesting material to write about, I’m too busy to write about it? Anyway, in this post I am going to… Continue reading Madrid y Barcelona
For those of you who haven’t heard, I have now been iPhone-free for three weeks. And no, I am not “like totally dying” without it. But there are definitely things that I miss. Things I miss: 1) Snapchat. Yes, I do realize how pathetic it is that this is #1. Don’t judge me. 2) Pretending… Continue reading La vida sin un iPhone
“Are you hungry for dinner or did you already eat?” “I ate a really late lunch, so I don’t need any dinner.” “She says she ate a really….oh wait….dice que almorzó muy tarde, entonces no quiere cenar.” Since I left off last, my living situation has changed significantly. Kristina and I went from being the only… Continue reading Lost in Translation: One Week, Six Girls, Three Languages
As promised, I am making a second post this week to try to catch up since I missed a week. I couldn’t let down my viewers! (Hi mom and dad). This post will be all about my trip to Belgium last weekend, where I stayed in Brussels and visited Bruges for a day. Similar to… Continue reading French Fries are not French, and Belgium is not boring!