My final project for Digital Storytelling, a class I’ve been taking here in Sevilla, tells the story behind the tattoo I got during my time in this amazing city. I chose to do so through writing and photography. Below are pictures of my tattoo in front of key landmarks in Sevilla and a written piece (in English… Read More Sevilla: the semicolon of my life
Yes, I realize this post is a month overdue, but what can I say I’ve been so busy out doing amazing things I’ve forgotten to take a minute and actually write about them. With that being said I find it necessary to put out a disclaimer to all who are interested in reading about my… Read More Pizza and pasta and wine…oh my!
Don’t get me wrong, I’ve been having the time of my life living in another country and traveling from here to there every weekend. I fully believe that studying abroad is one of the most enriching things you can do while you are young. However, there is another side to moving to a completely foreign… Read More Lessons learned so far
As a child I decided that when I was older I would spend my money not on things, but on travel so I would be able to see as many places in the world as I could. I’m sure a lot of kids say the same thing and for everyone this is simply not possible,… Read More The city of light and beyond
Time really does fly when you are having fun! After almost a month here, I can happily say Sevilla is finally feeling like home. The culture shock has slowly faded and my Spanish is improving to the point where I no longer look like a deer in headlights when a native speaker tries to communicate… Read More Lugares bonitos
Wow. I’ve officially been in Sevilla for over a week and all I can say is, wow! Where do I even begin?! Last Saturday I said the last of my tearful goodbyes and left Buffalo for the adventure of a lifetime. As I waited for my plane to arrive, I couldn’t help but feel an… Read More ¡Hola Sevilla!
In 44 days I am going to Spain. In 44 days I am going to Spain. As I sit in my now empty bedroom during the middle of finals week, I keep repeating that sentence to myself over and over again. It doesn’t quite seem real. I’ve been talking about studying in Spain since I… Read More And so the countdown begins