Le Petit Boutique Hotel
Travel Blogs from Santander
Sorry I have failed to write in our blog for the past couple of days - I have been so busy with schoolwork!
Anyways, I wanted to write today about my first exchange (or "intercambio" as they call it) with native Spanish speakers. Last night, one of my American friends suggested that we eat dinner with some of the spaniards who just arrived at UIMP on Monday. So, we did, and although it is awkward to put yourself out there and talk to new people, we ...
... stopped taking excursions into the actual cave so as to protect it), we did get to go into a replica cave. It was so interesting to learn about the cave paintings because they offer valuable insight to the beginning of humanity.
After the museum, we drove to Santillana to see the roman church located there. It was absolutely incredible to see this church because I have studied the different types of architecture in my culture of Spain ...
... one day, but even the replica of the cave was stunning. It gives a lot of insight as to what people thought about and did back then, and it is such a beautiful thing to see. Since they have officially closed down the real caves due to the wearing down of the art from hundreds of thousands of tourists, the replica would have to do. And it was great!
After the museum, we headed out into some of ...
... candy store with Kindereggs and Chupa Chups (our favorite Spanish candies). We then sat by the harbor for a while and watched all the sailboats in the bay. It was nice to finally explore the town we will be staying in for the next three weeks- and it's such a beautiful quaint little European town. There was even a festival going on downtown today ...
I almost got back to the bus station by the time I found a stop where the number 3 was actually stopping, so I hopped on and finally got to sit down. I think I had walked consistently for about seven hours, so I was exhausted. I got back to the apartment at about 10:10pm and had just missed the start of the Colombia vs Brazil match, and Brazil was already winning 1-0. I watched the match in the living room with Alberto until Laura and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking