Travel Blogs from Valladolid
Around 10 this morning, we left our hotel and started heading to Santander! After 3 hours of driving, we are taking a pit stop at Valladolid, an older city in Castilla y Leon. Since it is Sunday, it only makes sense that we visited the Cathedral! It was beautiful! Mass was in session, so we stopped in, heard beautiful singing, and then left. Now, we are at El Barque, a café in the Plaza Mayor!
Next time we post, we will be in Santander!
46 miles Another very hot day on the roads and tracks . I saw a few snakes today and managed to get a photo of one before he slithered of into the bushes ,I don't think it was a venomous one but I didn't try to pick it up just incase ! I also saw an eagle soaring above me with a wing span of about 5 feet ! Either that or it was a volcher waiting for me to keel over so it could feast on me ! ...
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Once there it was your usual Spanish city, Plaza Major, old buildings, some signs stating that there was a Gaudi exhibition on, which we stumbled upon straight away !!! So we entered, looked at original plans, models, furniture and even took in a talk in Spanish. It was ...
This weekend Ali and I planned to go to San Sebastian with our host mom. Due to the volcano, transportation all over Europe is going nuts. On Sunday, half of our program was stuck in Barcelona because Ryan Air cancelled all of its flights. Another girl is still in Germany because the air space hasn't been cleared for her to fly back to Spain. The ash hasn't spread down to Spain, but France, ...
... the pressure off during class.
Lauryn and I had an amazingly busy day last Friday. We went to class, but our professor never showed up. I think this is common here, but it makes me mad every time. After about an hour we decided to leave class and go to register. I forgot the paperwork at my house and was not able to register until later. After Lauryn registered we walked all the way back to my house to get the paperwork and my proof of medical insurance. After ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed