Post-script (almost)

I’ve been able to witness some magical things over the past six months: The fall of snow when I arrived into Switzerland The wide array of green in the Wicklow Mountains of Ireland The bright colours of Portugal The smell of coffee on a rainy day in the cafes of Amsterdam The incredible details of…

My Madrileña Life (a preview)

Recently the four-month mark has passed on my time living in Madrid, and I can’t believe it’s nearly over already! I’ve dedicated some time (time spent not studying for finals) to reflect on a few places in Madrid and ways I have made it a second home. Uni My university is located about 30 minutes…

Comida

comida: food Over the past few years, I’ve become what we like to call a “foodie”. I have a huge appreciation for meals with fresh ingredients and cafes and restaurants with exciting vibes. It’s likely that this won’t be my last post that’s entirely food-related (and come to think of it, this isn’t the first either…or the…

Livin’ la vida local

Excuse the pun…I thought it was quite clever. I thought I would share some of my initial thoughts on living abroad for the first time. What surprised me the most was the way in which I absorbed what Madrid had to offer. Had I been a tourist or here on holiday, I most likely would…