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Hello friends, I'm sorry for the lack of updates. I find it difficult to juggle school and attempting to "live-it-up" and hardly have any down time.
However, it has been more than 2 weeks since an update, and a lot has happened.
In this blog post I will be talking about:
1. The visit to the top of the Salamanca Cathedral
... never imagined to hear a man from the Arabian counties to be more passionate about women rights than I am. It absolutely blew me away. It is also a lesson for me, again it reminds me that everything isn't so black and white. People in western countries are sometimes more stereotypical than people who live it all. The least I can say is that I learned a lot today because of that and it really opened my eyes. Buenos noches, ...
Good morning everybody, I decided to eat at the cafeteria each morning now. At least that way I get some time to wake up. It's not too luxurious but they have yoghurt, cereal, small pastries and nice breads and don't forget the fresh orange juice and bacon with eggs. Class is really getting nicer each day. Today we tried a Spanish delicacy called torron. Well let's say it wasn't what we expected.... Look at the picture ...
Today, Monday, we finally got our books for class. Also I learned a lot today, about verbs and pronunciation (which so far is the most difficult thing). We also spoke about the importance of the Spanish language, how many people speak it, etc. It is very typical that the teacher ...
... in Spain. Saying a few simple words already confuses them and Lewis asked a shopkeeper for water and they didn't understand either. It's truly astonishing. Especially since they expect beginners to understand their Spanish and they literally don't speak a word of English, also they look very weird if you're incapable of answering well and just talk back really fast. I mean these are cantine ladies, so I can't really blame them but still. I guess ...