Hanging out in the bird's nests at Parc Güell I have always believed that everything happens for a reason. It's so crazy how life works sometimes, but it is a great comfort to think that there is some order. We as humans have the ability create meaning from our lives, ride the flow of challenges and … Continue reading Life is a beautiful thing
Fall in Barcelona! The sunset from my apartments balcony It's hard to believe that I am already half way through the journey of a lifetime. Time is quite literally flying by. Mid terms week has passed and I can finally breathe again. It was quite a challenge finding balance in this new life I’m living. … Continue reading Pinch me!
Hola! Como te va? 🙂 Street are in Granada, Spain Never in my life did I ever think I would live in Europe at this age. Granted, 4 months is a very short period of time, but still, it counts!! I know it counts..because I live here and everyday I am reminded that this is … Continue reading I live in Europe..whoa.
Hellllllllllo!! My housemate, Paige, and I 🙂 I've been having the time of my life!!! Seriously. Words cannot describe how happy I am with the decision to study abroad. I highly reccomend this to anyone and everyone in the whole world. The world is beautiful!!! Magnificent!! But there are no guidebooks on the planet that … Continue reading Viva la Barcelona!!!
Now I know it’s only one semester, but to someone who’s barely even been to Mexico, this is a big deal!!! I’ve always dreamt of visiting Europe, and of course I always knew that I would, but I just can not believe that this moment is finally here! I plan to immerse myself in the … Continue reading Goodbye Gainesville, Hello Barcelona!!
Ally Kalmbach is a second year student in the College of Design, Construction & Planning at the University of Florida. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Interior Design and Sustainability, and working towards a Master of Arts in Architecture in the future. Ally’s previous travels have been mainly stateside (up and down … Continue reading Ally: Autumn in Barcelona