Travel Blogs from Ciudad Real
... Because God created it? Because it has been around for many years? Because it can tell the story of time? Sure, all of these things were true... But why it was sacred for Mariana and why it is has become sacred ground for me is because it holds the story of all of the women who have been abused, raped, or killed. You and I are on the same sacred ground as the sisters who have gone before us.
In Mexico I worked with an organization called Ddeser, the Network ...
... Plaza Mayor, doing some shopping, buying artwork and eating churros with hot chocolate, yum!
That night we stayed in a hostel right downtown. Katelyn and I shared a room with a guy from Venezuela and another from China (or what I assume by the Chinese he was speaking during his sleep) . My flight back to Amiens left at 7:10 Saturday morning. Leaving the hostel at 4:30, I said a quick goodbye to Katelyn.
This past week was ...
After two days in reasonably size cities such as Cordoba and Granada, it was time for a change up for in our Iberian travels. As we will be spending two days in Toledo at the beginning of next week, Dad decided months ago that the town we'd be visiting today would be Almagro, which is a small and completely non tourist town approximately half way between Cordoba and Toledo. The town however does have one claim to fame, the theatre built in ...
... and many different plazas. Though it is difficult to orientate yourself as the streets don't really run parallel or perpendicular to each other, they go in any which way. After almost a week here, I can only get to my apartment in one specific route, if not i'm lost.
With classes not starting until the 16th I have lots of time to discover the city more and hopefully get a trip to another city in.
... S, Tiffany, Molly P, Shannon and I all ate at Italian restaurant together and then relaxed at the beach for a couple of hours. We had perfect weather and I got a good tan! This weekend were going to Valencia and I can't wait! But what I'm even more excited about is the fact that Clint is coming to visit me in Ciudad Real next week! I've been looking forward to it for weeks and now it's only 8 days away! I sure do miss that boy and this trip is making me realize how much I really love ...
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility