Travel Blogs from Madrid
TT took us into the heart of Madrid with only a few heart stopping moments. Paul stayed in the car as it was in a hotel loading zone while Margaret took off for parts unknown finding a hotel.....the one Paul parked outside was full. While Paul was preparing phrases in both french
and spanish explaining why he was waiting there, Margaret was hotel hopping looking for a room. There was some event happening (spanish not good enough) and a lot of the hotels ...
... to be: "The car says we have 110 km of fuel left but we are 268 km from Madrid, should we see if we can make it?"
Sensibility obviously kicked in at some stage & we stopped at a service station. After having a little trouble with the Spanish pre-set bowsers we ended up putting in 20 Euro instead of 20 liters but thought it might be just enough to get us to Madrid & then the airport in the morning. We were also pretty hungry ...
... left in Madrid.
Despues del Parque de Retiro, fui a la classe.
Mis professores de las ultimas dos semanas me gustaron mucho. Hoy recibí un professor nuevo. Se llama
Miguel. Miguel es muy interesante y muy
inteligente. No he tenido un mal
professor en Estudio Sampere. Todos los
professores en Estudio Sampere quirien enseñar y ayudar estudientes mucho. Los professores se divertien en ayudar los
I read an article the other day on thought catalogue which sort of provoked me into some sort of reflective mood on everything that has happened since I moved here in August last year.
Being near enough 75% of the way through this experience and having nothing at all to do for the rest of today, I thought I´d try and put down my thoughts and some form of advice/perspective whatever you want to call it - living abroad.
The last 7 ...
... talking to my friend Dimi on the dancefloor. As you can see by the picture below, I was incredibly alarmed, but tried to shake it off by laughing.. who the hell brings fuzzy handcuffs out to a club with them? And even if you thought it was gonna be funny to use them on someone you've been talking to, who in their right mind decides to casually whip them out and attach them to a person they've never even made eye contact with?! Needless to say, I ...