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Day Trip To Zaragoza, Spain

Day Trip To Zaragoza, Spain

The failures of train schedules and ticket purchases. No trip is complete without a little bit of failure and a lot of fun. Of course…

The Long and Winding Road in Spain

The Long and Winding Road in Spain

The finishing of the never-ending paperwork (kinda). Yesterday I headed to Logroño to finish turning in all my paperwork. We took this thing…

Calahorra Pepper Festival and Long Walks

Calahorra Pepper Festival and Long Walks

On Friday I went to Arnedo to visit one of my schools and check out the pueblo. But in fact, I don’t think it’s incredibly small. In my mind…

The Story of Finding a Place to Live: Final Installment

The Story of Finding a Place to Live: Final Installment

It’s strange to realize that I have almost been in Spain for 15 days, and that I spent most of those days trying to find a place to live. In…

San Mateo Festival and Seeking WiFi

San Mateo Festival and Seeking WiFi

Nothing determines your life more here than free WiFi, and I’ve recently discovered just how much! I only have one GB of data on my phone…

When Life Hands You A Hard Earned Lemon

When Life Hands You A Hard Earned Lemon

So there I was, having a meltdown yesterday and wilting. The extreme pendulum of emotions swung once more. Today I traveled to Calahorra…

5 Things I Learned in Less Than 5 Days in Spain

5 Things I Learned in Less Than 5 Days in Spain

I’ve had rather a lot to learn in less than a week. I’ve never felt so naive or small. Also, I’ve never been this silent. Everything is new…

Arriving in Spain Solo

Arriving in Spain Solo

I made it. Travel days are the worstttt. And I always seem to forget that when it comes to the whole transplanting your life overseas thing…

How to Pack for One Year in One Suitcase

How to Pack for One Year in One Suitcase

A year in Spain. I look across the room at my closet, and let out a huge sigh. I actually did it and packed for a year, but I’m leaving 9…