A (Not So) Pre-Arrival Post: My English Pitstop

Afternoon Tea in Kensington Gardens Before arriving to my home in Seville for study abroad, I took my chance to visit London for a week and delve into British culture in all its galore and decadence. With this, of course, I had to try the age old tradition of an afternoon tea, and did so right outside of Kensington Palace- home of Prince William and … Continue reading A (Not So) Pre-Arrival Post: My English Pitstop

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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

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Celeste Hall – Seville, Spain

Celeste Hall (Photoblogger) Year in school: Sophomore Major: Anthropology Minor: Spanish, Health Disparities in Society Program: API – Seville (Spanish Language and Humanities Program) Have you traveled abroad before? If so, where and why? I stayed in Colombia for a month over one summer in order to be with family and see my grandparent’s native country. I’ve also been to Hawaii as a family vacation. … Continue reading Celeste Hall – Seville, Spain

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Carson Hamel – Madrid, Spain

Carson Hamel (Blogger) Year in school: Sophomore Major: Computer Science Minor: Spanish Program: University Carlos III de Madrid (Engineering exchange) Have you traveled abroad before? If so, where and why? Yes, I’ve been to Canada, the Bahamas, and the Dominican Republic for my top-secret spy missions. Have you studied abroad before? If so, where, when, and for what?  No, this is my first time studying … Continue reading Carson Hamel – Madrid, Spain

Back to Reality

Two days ago, I said goodbye to Madrid, and after 24 hours of travel, landed back in Florida. I can’t lie, I cried on the plane. The day before I left, constantly running through my head, were thoughts of “wow, I’m doing [this] for the last time…,” whether it was my last time riding the metro, or walking around Puerto del Sol and people-watching. It … Continue reading Back to Reality

Summer of Self Realization

Well, as classes ended last Thursday, most people have left to travel or are still doing internships. The only travelling I did was a weekend trip to Budapest, which was amazing. However, I returned to Madrid, which now feels oddly empty and less rushed than it has for the past two months. I am now left with less than two weeks in this city, one … Continue reading Summer of Self Realization