Welcoming 2020 in Morocco

On my quest for new experiences, I decided to spend the holidays in Morocco, because I wanted something different than what I am used to. Of course I missed my family a lot, but I was willing to sacrifice that to gain more fun experiences and memories. I went with my friend to Morocco, and the first stop was the capital, Rabat. Rabat is a … Continue reading Welcoming 2020 in Morocco

The Legendary French Riviera

If I didn’t know where this picture was taken, my first guess would be the Caribbean. But it is not. This is Nice, on the French Riviera. I personally didn’t think the Mediterranean could have this clear blue water, because when I went to Barcelona the water was dark blue; I generalized this idea to the whole Mediterranean. Nice is such a beautiful, calm, and … Continue reading The Legendary French Riviera

Barcelona Weekend Getaway

This weekend’s trip was very unexpected for me because surprisingly, Barcelona turned out to be one of the prettiest places I’ve ever been to! To be honest, I had a prejudice on the city because I have heard my Madrid friends saying people in Barcelona are mean and uneducated; I also watch the local news, and everyday they talk about protests and riots all over … Continue reading Barcelona Weekend Getaway

The Buen Retiro Park: A Soothing Experience

First, I want to start off by saying how lucky I feel about the fact that I got to Madrid right before the winter season started so I got to experience the warm days in here. Being extremely sensitive to cold temperatures, I wanted to have as many outdoors experiences as possible before the winter comes which is why my friends and I decided to … Continue reading The Buen Retiro Park: A Soothing Experience

Beautiful Paris

Went to Paris over the weekend, and it was one of my favorite places indeed! Throughout my life, I’ve always heard friends and family talking about how breathtaking Paris was, but never had that feeling until this weekend – it’s no wonder why Paris is such an iconic place! Walking a few meters towards the Seine River and then crossing it, my friend and I … Continue reading Beautiful Paris

Vogue Fashion Night Out

Vogue Fashion Night Out in Madrid was fascinating! I couldn’t expect less from Madrid being internationally known as a leading city in fashion trends. It was wonderful walking down Serrano avenue with my Spanish friends in a very chic ambiance with TV reporters, photographers, and music. Getting lots of free balloons and products from the many different stores on the avenue was marvelous. Although the … Continue reading Vogue Fashion Night Out


Sofia Cardozo – Madrid, Spain

Sofia Cardozo (Blogger) Year in school: Junior Major: Finance Minor: N/A Program: Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (Business exchange) Have you traveled abroad before? If so, where and why?  Yes, I’ve been to Canada, Colombia, Panama, Mexico, and Brazil Have you studied abroad before? If so, where, when, and for what?  No Where are you studying abroad this time and why did you choose this … Continue reading Sofia Cardozo – Madrid, Spain