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... The edges of the open square are full of cafe seating with tables and chairs located under large sweeping umbrellas. Cafe spruikers out the front attempt to entice passing travellers to enter their domain for coffee, food and conversation. The spruikers don't miss a trick and its subtly-competitive as rival hawkers try to capture their prey.
We of course fell-in hopelessly beguiled by a suave man with excellent Spanish and English (but who later explained he ...
... to go shopping for some beautiful Talavera dishes. All in all it was a great day. Oh yes, one funny little side note about our
day, all kitchens were closed by the time we decided to stop to eat. EVERYONE knows about the Spanish siesta time,
but John and I (and Madrid) have all gotten too accustomed to eating any hour
of the day. Though this happened before
in Segovia, it was at the very beginning of our trip and therefore forgivable.
... they are closed Monday's - Pffft. The tourist bus companies could really improve their customer experience by calling out the stop numbers that coincide with their maps, and let you know - don't bother its closed today. Our second choice was back the other way. Fluffed around and eventually made it to the Museo National Del Prado. Esquivel, Madrazo, Goya, Rosales, Velazquez, Ribera, Rembrandt, Rubens,, Sorolla, list goes on.... Amazing art work and sculptures on display, ...
... cafe which acted as an oasis from the scorching 4pm sun. With its jazz, rumba and blues playing accompanied by great teas and coffees was the perfect place to slip into our books and notebooks. One of our favorite intercambios was playing a football game in the middle of Retiro park all the students and professors from our school. Tom and I were in the same team and admittedly he did line up some goals for me to shoot, we each scored one goal, adding to ...
... down the line. Always take every opportunity you can - because the same opportunity won´t present itself twice.
To cap this off, you will come back from this experience a different person, what type of person that returns is all down to you.
I think I now understand how big the world is.
The article - http://thoughtcatalog.com/2012/what-hap pens-when-you-live-abroad/