All posts tagged: Spain

bellas artes

Bienvenidos a La Escuela de Bellas Artes!  Es un lugar estupendo, siempre están haciendo algo allí.  Hay cinco departamentos diferentes; Diseño Gráfico, Escultura, Dibujo, Cerámica, Pintura y Grabado.  He visto un poco de todos pero he pasado la mayoría del rato en el de escultura. […]

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my walk home

My Spanish university, La Universidad de Extremadura, is not like my American university.  It is outside of the town and is a good walk from the center of the city.  So, on nice days I like to take advantage of the sun and my time […]

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always a little late…

In Spain everyone always runs a little late whether it be to a meeting, class, party, or meal.  This costume has its ups and downs.  Life is more enjoyable, take your time and smell the flowers.  But it can always be bothersome when trying to make […]

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a little out of focus

Life has been a little out of focus recently, literally and metaphorically.  Literally because I have had some issues with the focus on my camera with it not working properly.  For this reason I have been avoiding taking pictures to avoid facing the problem, but […]

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granada

It’s been awhile, but finally I have our excursion to Granada and Cordoba pictures ready to share!  It was a great time exploring these cities!  I have been to them before but always seeing in through the eyes of others for the first time is […]

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merida- la ciudad romana

Merida, el capital de Extremadura, es una ciudad increíble!  Es una ciudad antiguo y debajo de todo son ruinas Romanas. Merida, the capital of Extremadura, is an incredible city!  It’s and ancient city and underneath everything are roman ruins. It was a great and powerful […]

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carnAval

carnAval

Fui al carnaval de Badajoz, uno de los mejores carnavales de España!  El desfile fue increíble con disfraces únicos, muy detallados. I wend to the Badajoz Carnival, one of the best ones in Spain!  The parade was incredible with unique costumes that were very intricate. […]

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crossing at roundabouts

One thing you would never think about without actually walking through a city on your own, is crossing the street when all the intersections are roundabouts (rotondas).  You can’t just cross anywhere in the circle because there are fences that make doing so impossible.  If there […]

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el primer día en campus

Hoy fue el primer día en el campus de la universidad!  Today was our first day on the university campus! We took the bus as one big group and went to la facultad de magisterio.  There we met with other spanish students and explored the […]

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28 horas de viaje

I finally made it to Cáceres, Spain and what a wonderful place it is!  It still seems surreal that it is actually happening.  Being in Spain for 5 months to study, live, and build relationships with people. I remember visiting Cáceres with my family and the […]

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