Hotel Lope de Vega
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Today I went to school, and was supposed to Present on my topic, but he decided that I should go on Thursday instead. Today in class, instead of teaching and talking, he had us watch a movie called "Boy Interrupted." If you ever have some time, look it up on Youtube. It's a great movie, and it was really touching. It's about a boy who basically committed suicide at age 15, but seemed to have gotten better in time, so the suicide was sad to see since ...
... novio Jonathan visitará. Then, I went to my second class, which was about the medical system of the US and Spain. I think I´m going to look at other classes before deciding for sure.
Después de mis classes, regresé a mi casa y descansé un poco antes de comer una cena de pescado con Isabel y Sarah. Luego, Sarah y yo paseamos por las calles cerca de nuestra habitación. Hay un bar muy cerca, y quiero ir un día.
... Txarlie (pronounced Charlie, a very Basque spelling) asked me "how is your Spanish so good?" so now I'm feeling very confident in my language skills. I'm off to tour the city with a professor from the university, and will write a long entry soon about my trip here and the beautiful, gigantic city of ...
... time we reached the top, it was definitely worth the trip up! The view was amazing ! After leaving the castle we went and had lunch. The first course was some sort of soup that had beans in it. The broth was really good but I didn't really like the beans. Then the waiter rolled out a cart with a baby suckling pig on it. He took a plate, cracked the pig's skin with it and then threw the plate onto ...
... together, etc.
Speaking of the metro, WAY easier to figure out than you'd think-- this coming from a small town kid who's biggest form of public transportation was riding the school bus a few times. The only unfortunate thing is that sometimes there are public transportation strikes and then everything is backed up, and there's an overwhelming number of people on the metro. However, all in all it's easy enough to navigate, now I just need to work ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services