Segovia trip

This is me in Segovia, Segovia was a really cool place, it reminded me of St.Augustine Florida in the fact that it’s a old town with lots of history. I really enjoyed Segovia we had some really famous pig which was a cool thing to try. My favorite part of the day trip was going…

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Spain

I am currently studying abroad in Madrid, Spain and it has been an amazing experience. Not only have I been exploring Madrid, but other parts of Spain also. My third weekend in Spain I visited Candelario and it was absolutely beautiful. Candelario is a small town located in the mountains. Every afternoon during my visit…

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Candelario Weekend

The Candelario Weekend has been my favorite part of my study abroad thus far. When in Candelario, we took numerous hikes up mountain trails, explored the quiet streets, and talked to locals about the town itself. We also took an excursion to an abandoned town named Granadilla. I really enjoyed walking around the town and…

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Las Montañas en Candelario

My most enjoyable moments during this trip have taken place in Candelario, Spain. Before visiting the small town near Salamanca, I had little expectations. I had heard rumors about the beauty of the city being located deep in the mountains but everything changed after seeing it in person. It was honestly breathtaking! Everything from the…

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Mi viaje a Segovia

We have had many opportunities to do activities around Madrid as well as outside the city on weekend trips to Segovia and Candelario. Segovia was a breath of fresh air opposed to city life at the time.  The city is north of Madrid with a breathtaking castle and grand Roman aqueduct emitting heavy medieval influence….

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Metro Madrid

Madrid has brought me so many new and different experiences while abroad. While here, the leaders of the trips have facilitated many activities and trips whether it be something minor like a museum to something large like Segovia or Candelario. The most valuable experience in my opinion would probably be my experiences on the metro….

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A time in Segovia, Spain

  I had such a wonderful time in Segovia. As soon as we got to Segovia, the group went walking around to explore before heading to the castle. Honestly, Segovia was so so beautiful, I wish we spent a little more time there. I got a little claustrophobic when we had to climb the many…

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My Impressions of German Academics

The German university system is pretty different from that of the US, especially when compared to Rollins, so I figured I would share some of what I learned in the hopes that future students will have a better idea of what to expect. The kinds of classes. At Rollins, some classes have labs, but most…

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