One year in the Spanish capital.

Trip Start Oct 06, 2004
Trip End Ongoing

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Friday, January 26, 2007

Today it is one year since I arrived in Madrid after my little spin around Latin America, and what else can I say than "time surely flies". I have moved from Pozuelo de Alarcón (close to the office where I work) and into the city. In fact I live a ten minutes easy stroll from Estadio Santiago Bernabéu. It is a zone I really like with plenty of good restaurants and bars. And of course, I still have not been to a Real Madrid match yet. Hopefully my younger brother makes it down here soon so he can drag me to a game again.

I have no idea for how long I will stay in Madrid. Before I came here I thought something like 12 to 18 months. After that the plan was somewhat to hit the road again. But now I don't know. I thoroughly enjoy Madrid and it's climate, work is pretty OK at the moment, I have got a few good friends, and most importantly, I have met someone pretty special to me (as you may have seen). So I will probably stay for a while. Not having been able to put aside enough money, also kind of limit my movements. I'll blame it all on the world class nightlife here in Madrid.
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