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Travel Blogs from Salamanca
... and we are planning to meet him later and continue the intercambio. I'm very excited to be stretching outside of my comfort zone, meeting new people, and taking in a whole new culture. It's very overwhelming, but I'm having so much fun!
I better stop writing now because my writing/organization is getting worse and worse by the second. I apologize for this very poorly written update.
Love you all!
... but I still had to do some translating. She told my parents that I don't ever talk, but then she said María doesn't either...María is always yelling, so I think she lost credibility with that one. Although, she did say I do ask a lot of questions...and a lot of weird questions, she added. Hey, I don't know what I'm doing half the time so I try to get some knowledge so I look a little less dumb.
Spanish people are so inconsistent I still ...
According to the BBC, "Stephen is the patron saint of deacons, headaches, horses, coffin makers, and masons. He is often represented carrying a pile of rocks or with rocks on his head."
There you have it.
Steve, in a nutshell.
Steve's place for dinner, which was fitting, as this was where, two years ago, Nick and I first made contact. So a little bit of history connected with Steve's place, gold or no gold.
... in Santillano del Mar and ate the pound cake and drank the fresh milk so as to get married one day (so legend goes...). Comillas happened to have a traditional fair going on where we got to see traditional dancing (bag pipes and all), sample local cheese, and eat scrumptious muffins filled with nutella. Tyler, Christa, Jenna and I spent the afternoon exploring together and ended our time with a menu del día at a quaint restaurant. Despite ...
Enjoying this amazing place! Missed the lunar eclipse because I wasn't looking in the right direction, but it's mainly the Plaza's fault! I could see nothing over the walls. We saw some kids breakdancing against one big kid, but it was like 10 against 1 and the big kid still won. I have an exam this week and I'm studying my face off for it. Still a bit difficult, but I'm getting there.