Travel Blogs from Valladolid
... West Virginia. Lourdes (our trip leader) mentioned that the town is safe with nice(ish) people. I'm feeling a little nostalgic! I remember walking through Shepherdstown and enjoying the local restaurants, basically what we did here in Valladolid today. It was very nice to see this town!
Now, it is time to hop back on the bus and drive another couple of hours. Next time we post, we will be in Santander!
46 miles Another very hot day on the roads and tracks . I saw a few snakes today and managed to get a photo of one before he slithered of into the bushes ,I don't think it was a venomous one but I didn't try to pick it up just incase ! I also saw an eagle soaring above me with a wing span of about 5 feet ! Either that or it was a volcher waiting for me to keel over so it could feast on me ! ...
... a minor poet/dramatist who hails from Valladolid. The tour was probably only seven minutes long (no English), but it was still interesting enough to stop by for a free tour. Still, a quick look at Wikipedia tells me that the tour guide left out the most interesting thing: "In a fit of depression, he emigrated to America..., hoping, he claimed, that yellow fever or smallpox would kill him." Seems like a lot of work to go ...
... 3 more days and I'll be in London at this time!
Thursday night, Lindsey and I met up with Heike at Bar Berlin and we had a nice evening. This was Heike's last night at Bar Berlin, so a lot of people said goodbye and we had a nice evening. Friday, Lindsey and I went to class at 10 and we were done for the day! Several of us got together to have coffee and get together for Heike's going away party/last day that afternoon. We decided ...
... had to wait around for an hour till he finally was able to see us. When we got there, he told me that he wouldn't be there on Friday, so he made a copy of the registration paper for me, so that we could get both of our stuff taken care of. Finally we were done with that, but we still needed to go over to the international relations office to register. The office was closed by that time, so we waited to do it on Friday. Thursday night was the foreign exchange student meet up at ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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