Hotel Ada Palace
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... great to see their different foods, and you could also get a salad if you wanted, with many different toppings. I got the main dish they were serving, while my friend got the same, but the other girl got a dish that was more known to Spain, and it looked amazing but had some red meat. She loved it though, and they put it on potatoes. It was nice to just sit, have a break, and talk to them about the trip, how they are enjoying it. I hadn't really gotten to see them as much,so I enjoyed ...
... together. A lot of sangria is shared around and people start dancing and singing in what little room we had in the hallway. Tapas included mushrooms with chorizo, spicy sausages, salt and pepper calamari, Spanish omelette with potatoes, bread and prosciutto, chicken wings and cake. Again, the meal leaves our stomach happy and very very full. Today we headed to Toledo, a UNESCO heritage site due to it's historical co-existence of Christian, Muslim ...
... of spillage and a drink that resembles tequila slammers but a lot
more sharp. Megan and I tried a glass but the boys carried on. No-one all
holiday has questioned the children drinking and has appeared to actively encourage
it by giving them glasses of alcoholic liquid. I wonder if there is a drinking
age. We never enquired....the children wouldn’t let us! At this sidre bar we
were served little ...
... and ended up at a beautiful cathedral where we managed to see a wedding party arriving. We then ended up in a place called Retiro where there was a huge, beautiful park. You can hire boats and sail them there too so I think we are going to try that out at some point!
Today the family invited me to church but I politely declined. We then went to Santos' (the grandfather) house for lunch where we met with Brianna and the family she is ...
As today I have completed my second day in Madrid, and everything is bastante increíble (lo siento, mom and dad, but prepare yourself for a ton of Spanglish). Yesterday was pretty tiring getting off of the plane. Luckily we arrived about an hour early, but that just meant I spent even more time waiting around for the others. However, I was able to meet a lot of the other ISA students. I came in weary of my Spanish skills, but after seeing a lot of the ...
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