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I have not blogged in a while, but decided while I have some free time before going out tonight, I will write about my past few weeks here.
Life in Spain has been very stressful recently, with my phone being stolen in Kapital in Madrid. The club itself was a good time, until of course, I realized that my phone was missing. Kapital is seven floors with different ...
... from the fall. She's currently wearing a ************ the foot. Fortunately, she doesn't let it hinder her from doing much. Although she is confined to the apartment, she moves around well in a rolling computer chair. She still cooks all meals, sweeps, and manages to do laundry. You might think her injury would put a burden on me too, but several good things have come out of the unfortunate event for me (hope that is not too bad of a thing to say). First off, because she ...
... after all, the reigning world champions in soccer, I figured I needed to pick back up the sport and play while I'm here! I'm heading up a soccer team for all the Americans at the Institute. Our team of American study-abroaders will be playing the local student teams at the University of Alcalá, that are likely much more skilled than us. Some players I had sign up have never touched a soccer ball before, so these games will be fun to say the least! The good news ...
... to see the pictures in real life that Senor had us memorize on old projector slides. I also remembered so much history (not as much as I would have liked to though) about each one, which made me really happy. I could spend hours there, and I already can’t wait to go back.
Thursdays and Fridays I have two classes. My first class is at 10am and its a Spanish Literature of the 18th-20th centuries. My teacher is ...
... to Granada to see the famous Alhambra Palace. Built in the 9th century and used as a palace from the 13th Century we had not quite made it there on our previous visit and both really wanted to see this amazing place that had inspired the palace we had seen in Africa.We weren't disappointed, the Alhambra was amazing perfectly preserved and beautiful from the gardens to the palace itself. We had only intended to spend a couple of hours here before we headed ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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