This past weekend I took a day trip to Segovia and El Escorial with Zoa, one of my close Spanish friends, and her father. Both Segovia and El Escorial are historical cities within an hour from Madrid, which make them popular candidates for day trips.
A Spanish Christmas: Día de Los Reyes Magos
This year I was able to spend part of the Christmas season here in Spain and learn more about their culture and traditions during the holiday seasons, especially during the Día de Los Reyes Magos, so I wanted to share some of these experiences and what I’ve learned about it all.
Friendsgiving in Madrid and quick update
Hey everyone! I wanted to write a quick post considering I haven’t wrote anything in a long time. The past couple weeks have been pretty routine, so there hasn’t been anything I could think of writing about. I’ve got a couple ideas in the works for some posts in another week or two. I don’t…
A day at La Granja: My first field trip
Today I got to accompany my classes on their first field trip of the year so I figured I would write about it now while the day is still fresh in my mind. Last week one of the other teachers told me that first and second grades were taking a trip to “La Granja” (Spanish…