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)

Christmas

The time had finally come. After three months in beautiful Spain, I was going home for a manic three week Christmas holiday. I say manic, because it usually is in my household (in a good way, of course). I love Spain but I was ready to get some home comforts. Unfortunately, saying goodbye to Spain… Continue reading Christmas

Prologue

Although I’m a little late (it’s October now), it’s fitting to start my year abroad blog at the start of summer. It’s been a pretty full few months and I’m very fortunate to have met so many lovely people and travelled to so many beautiful places, both near and far. This post may be a… Continue reading Prologue