Real v. Atlético-Pichert

The most crazy weekend was when the champions league final took place.  It was an awesome cultural experience to see these people who care so much about soccer, cheering for their favorite teams.  It was the weekend after our first week of classes and everyone in the program was settled in and excited to watch…

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Brandon Nyswaner – A weekend in Candelario

Brandon Nyswaner Final Document 6/27/14   The End of Verano Espanol             As my trip is coming to an end, I have taken some time to sit and think about all of the great experiences I have had the in the past 6 weeks. Spain has given me a great outlook on what it is…

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spain-Thompson

My favorite part of the Verano Español was our weekend trip to Candelario. After being in the city for a couple of weeks the fresh air was refreshing. The locals were nice and welcoming and the weather was perfect. The town has such a charm to it. There were channels of water that run down…

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Allison Holly

Weekend in Malaga I went to Malaga for 3 days with with family and it was my favorite place in Spain to visit. We stayed in an apartment in Fuengirola, which had an incredible view of the beach on one side and the mountains on the other. We ate many different types of local seafood…

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Elis Kingsland-Mengi

When thinking over my experiences in Madrid the one that really stood out to me was El Escorial. Over the weekend of the third week on Saturday I took a day trip to El Escorial which is located outside of the city so I took a train for 1 hour to reach it. In the…

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Alexandra Jenkins

Overall my trip to Barcelona was my favorite part of my study abroad time in Spain. There are truly no words to describe the ambiance of the city and its people. It was so different from all of the other spanish cities I had seen up until that point, and I was baffled to learn…

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Carter Gill

Carter Gill Alberto Prieto-Calixto 25/5/2014 El Partido de Athletico Madrid y Real Madrid The Champions League final game, Athletico Madrid vs. real Madrid was by far the best cultural experience I have had yet. We all met outside Don Quihote to travel to the game together. When we finally got off of the metro you…

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Verano 2014

Our students have arrived in Madrid for a summer immersion into the Spanish culture. Here they are taking in the sights of El Retiro Park.

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