Travel

Boozing and Cruising

Hi loves! At the beginning of June, I went on my first trip out of the country since coming home from my incredible three and a half months of living in Spain. This time – it’s vacay! What is summer without a beachy vacation? This trip consisted of a 7-day cruise on Carnival’s beautiful ship, the Freedom. We left from…

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Spain, Travel

Why You Should Study Abroad

Hi loves! Growing up in good ole Oklahoma, I never imagined that in college I would leave the country for three months to study abroad in Seville, Spain, aka about 5,000 miles away from my home. I have always been a homebody; even moving two hours away from my hometown to go to college was a scary idea for me.…

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Spain, Travel

Feria de Abril in Seville

Hi loves! A week after the festivities of Feria de Abril in my home away from home in Seville, Spain, and I am so excited to finally tell y’all all about the special festival in my favorite city. Basically, Feria is celebrated two weeks after Semana Santa, aka Holy Week, which means the dates change every year. This year, it was…

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Travel, United Kingdom

A Quick Getaway To London, England

Hi loves! A week off from school in Spain thanks to Fería means an extra week to travel to other beautiful countries in Europe. After a magical few days in Paris, France, my roommate and I flew to London, England. It was my first time to the United Kingdom and I loved every second of it. After speaking lots of…

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France, Travel

A Magical Trip To Paris

Hi loves! What do two girls studying abroad in Spain do when they have a week off of school thanks to Fería? Travel, of course! Last weeks adventures brought us to Paris, France, and London, England. It was my first time to both places, but I fell in love from my first glance. Sometimes I forget that this is actually…

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Italy, Travel

A Trip Down The Coast Of Italy

A guest blog post from Michelle Wagner. As an undergraduate student, I studied abroad in Rome, Italy, during the summer between my second and third year of college. I was determined to see other parts of the country while taking classes and completing an internship. One weekend, my roommates and I took a trip down the coast of Italy. Visiting…

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Spain, Travel

8 Must Try Tapas In Granada, Spain

Hi loves! As most of you know, I recently took a trip to Granada, Spain, for a weekend trip with my study abroad program, ISA. It was such a beautiful city, and I fell in love with it even during my short three-day stay. I told y’all all about my adventures, so I figured the next thing I tell you about…

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Spain, Travel

Celebrating Easter In Spain

Hi loves! Yesterday, April 1, 2018, marked a special holiday this year, Easter. This is my first time to celebrate a major holiday like Easter away from my family and in a whole other country than what I am used to. Holidays are celebrated differently all over the world, and Easter, or Pascua in Spanish, in Spain and the United…

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Spain, Travel

How To Make Torrijas For Semana Santa

Hi loves! This week, my study abroad program, ISA, was kind enough to give us a crash course on Semana Santa. The festivities start on Sunday (aka tomorrow), and I am so excited to see first hand how Spaniards celebrate this special holiday. Preparations have been underway the past week, which has just added to my excitement. It is the calm…

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