Hotel Dona Brigida
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... group. They are all kind to each other and supportive. Some of them are looking into Masterīs Programs much like the one I am looking into. I hope I am lucky enough to have the opportunity to study with 20 somethings like these.
At the end of the night Laguna invited me to join them in Grenada. I had never been there, so I said yes, of course. I got to hang out with the whole group there. Iīm a little jealous of Miguel. His job this summer is ...
... serif; line-height: normal;">I sort of wish I could wander around a bit more rather than sit and wait- I also wish I had some money...
Yesterday we had a lot of trouble getting the car- it ended up being more expensive than we first thought but in the end I was just glad to be on ...
I actually caught my breath when we walked into el Plaza Mayor in Salamanca! My mother thought there was something wrong, but while I was savoring the moment, Crisann explained -- she is excited. It was amazing to return 24 years later to the city where I studied for a semester abroad. I spent so much time in the Plaza Mayor ...
A coffee in the main square whilst enjoying the Winter sunshine was the business.
It was actually warm! but most of all we had the front row seats for the trot past of the Spanish Senors and Senoritas.
Now, the question one has to ask is this.
What is this grand romance the Spaniards have with the "padded jacket" ?
It is almost like a uniform.
Boots of the finest leather, (which I can totally understand) and the ubiquitous ...
... pastry especially. There was this particular croissant shop which we frequented 4 times over 2 days (yeah, it was that good), but we also had bocadillas (sandwiches, but with a particular ham that is very local to the region) and empanadas (filled with chorizo and cheese). One really great thing about Spain is if you go to a tapas bar, when you order a drink (say a beer, which is often €1,50 or €2,00), you get a plate full of tapas for free. So Omkar and I often ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center