Travel Blogs from Alovera
We arrived in Madrid a bit earlier than expected, which meant we would make our 3:15 bus to Pamplona. After exiting the plane the fun began... There is nothing more overwhelming than entering a foreign airport with signs in Spanish and people all speaking Spanish ... And having no sleep in more than 24 hours! We all were exhausted and now the customs queue was awaiting. Passed through with no trouble and found a corner to dump the ...
I feel like the time has flown past, unless I consider specific events - then it seems like they happened years ago because so much has happened between then and now. But the last two weeks, feel like a few days, I honesty remember telling people at school 'two weeks' like it was yesterday. That time has most definitely flown at record rate.
Here, I'm surrounded by a different kind of beauty to what I've ever experienced, walking around ancient buildings I ...
... upside down. Her face - best thing ever!
My trips almost over, so here's a list of stupid conversations I've had about Australia with people - most definitely a highlight.
(To us, some of it's racist, but they don't understand the concept of racism)
"Oh. My. God. Milo!!"
"The whole world hates Australia"
me, *trying not to be offended* "um, why?"
"All of our yuck goes there and kills you!" ...
We have an early start today and travel all day to reach Madrid around 4pm. We do get to see a little of Madrid with a city tour. Certainly not long enough. Quick change again then out to our farewell dinner. Meal and company is great. Would like to come back to Madrid to really explore this lovely ...
11 hours of sleep later and encounter with a French gentleman who was very keen to give suggestions of where to go (turns out Vivian can be a boy's name), I woke up at a slightly indecently early time (for holidays anyway) of 7:30. Luckily, it was to the pleasant surprise of free churros for breakfast. Delicious. After waiting for Thu to get up and being charmed by the lovely Argentinian, Bau, at the front desk, we decided to spend the day ambling through the narrow streets ...