Days 6 and 7 in España – homework hell
Colorado College / Salamanca / sophomore year / Spain / Summer / Travel

Days 6 and 7 in España – homework hell

So… Yesterday and today were really hell on my social life – and I’m (guiltily) glad to say that it wasn’t just affecting my social life, but my fellow suffering 300-level students. On the other hand, we were able to speak to Clara (our professor) about the homework overload and she decided to give us … Continue reading

Day 5 in España – dinner at Bambu with Kathy!
Colorado College / Salamanca / sophomore year / Spain / Summer / Travel

Day 5 in España – dinner at Bambu with Kathy!

So… Today was an amazingly fun day! We started classes at 10:15am as usual at the Colegio de España, so I woke up at 9am for my usual breakfast, which consisted of crackers/biscuits, a small muffin and 2 mini-pastries, and hot milk with Nesquick. It was quite cold and windy this morning so I was … Continue reading

Day 4 in España – my first day at the Colegio de España
Colorado College / Salamanca / sophomore year / Spain / Summer / Travel

Day 4 in España – my first day at the Colegio de España

So… Today was our first day at the Colegio de España – us being the 15 students of 300-level Spanish. Our teacher for Spanish 305 is Clara Lomas, and we had an early start meeting under the clock at the Plaza Mayor at 9:30am. Clara brought us to a cafe across from the entrance to the Colegio … Continue reading