Last Full Weekend in Madrid November 26th 2010 Welcome to my last blog I will probably write while in Madrid. I cannot believe it. I have been here for over 90 days. Over 90 days. But before I do a mini reflection here is what has happened.
Feliz Dia de Pavo. First time celebrating an American Holiday in a European country. I woke up to my Senora telling me to get up so we could have our Special Breakfast, which was the desert of the kings, ... read more
Europe » Spain » District of Madrid » Madrid Spain's powerful world empire of the 16th and 17th centuries ultimately yielded command of the seas to England. Subsequent failure to embrace the mercantile and industrial revolutions caused the country to fall behind Britain, France, and Germany in ... ... read more
I am currently a Junior at Le Moyne College in Syracuse New, York. I am majoring in Spanish with a concentration in Adolescent Education. This coming fall semester I have the amazing opportunity to study abroad in Madrid, Spain and I am very excited!I get to live at home with a 73 year old Senora and her kitty. I hear she is a fantastic cook, and is just like a grandmother that can't wait to help you with your homework and assist you as you explore the city. I cannot wait to learn more about the Spanish culture, and hopefully my fluency will improve!... full info