Monthly Archives: September 2010

Guten Tag!

I would say it’s safe to assume Oktoberfest is the most internationally recognized festival. What other festival can boast bringing thousands of people from the over the world sharing the same common interest: beer? I’ll try to explain my 40 … Continue reading

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Salsa and Two-Step

Saturday marked the first API planned day trip. We traveled to Tarragona, which is a site of ancient Roman ruins. Essentially the tour went something like this: “Here is the wall of the Roman fortress. This is completely restored, but … Continue reading

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Bucket List check mark

Wednesday I went to the Dow Jones Bar with a group of my girlfriends. I think I explained it in a previous blog, but basically it’s a stock market bar. The prices of the drinks go up and down according … Continue reading

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20 in Cadaqués

For my birthday weekend, my roomies and I decided to “holiday” in Cadaqués. (For future reference, I am officially adopting the verb, to holiday). Cadaqués is this incredible town in Costa Brava, which you kind find on the north western … Continue reading

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Only miss class for important things…like traveling

My classes officially started. I am taking Spanish, Meditteranean Politics & Culture, and Politics, Warfare, and Economics in the Age of Globalization. I had Spanish yesterday. The class is broken down into two sections taught by two different teachers. Judit … Continue reading

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Amigos de España

Even though they say you eat dinner really late, restaurants actually close at Midnight. That was a bummer considering my roomies and I were STARVING. Eventually we found a tapas bar that was still open. Essentially it’s like a buffet; … Continue reading

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Beauty

I’m sure plenty of my posts will be about my late night experiences and funny stories simply because they stand out, but I can already tell that my experience in Barcelona is defined by beauty. I’ve always been appreciative of … Continue reading

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