Semana Santa (Part 1)

After a long term, I was ready for a holiday. I had more time than usual, so it was time to push the boat out and head North. Beth lives in Zaragoza (the 5th largest city in Spain did ya know?) and Katie and I were going to visit her for a long weekend before… Continue reading Semana Santa (Part 1)

Semana Santa (Part 2)

Holy Week in Spain is probably the most important week of the year. Each province celebrates differently, but everyone I’ve spoken to has been telling me for months that the best place to experience ‘Semana Santa’ is in Andalusia, where there are countless processions, parties and religious ceremonies. Admittedly they’re all from Andalusia, so there’s… Continue reading Semana Santa (Part 2)

Things to do in Lisbon

If you’re going to for a short trip to Lisbon, here’s a list of things to do while you’re there: *Note: This list is not exhaustive, but they’re recommendations of things to do for a short trip in Lisbon based on my experience there. The Alfama This is the oldest district of Lisbon and is… Continue reading Things to do in Lisbon