Category Archives: Study Abroad

Sight-seeing in Valladolid

I had a Castles tour around the Valladolid area with a group of American high school students, and we saw Fuenceldaña, Ampudia, Montealegre, Tiedra, Villa Lonso, Urueña, and Torrelobaton. The…

The food of Spain

In Spain, there are many interesting and different types of food, and I was able to try a few different ones while here. Cochinillo, which is a cooked baby pig,…

Exploring Spanish culture in Valladolid

There is so much to say about my time here in Spain I don’t quite know where to begin. My first week was spent adjusting to the time difference and…

Back Home Again

It was a long trip home from Scotland, but I’m officially back in Jamestown. It was a lot of work and preparing to make this semester abroad in Scotland possible,…

You can take the girl out of Salamanca … or not

It’s been more than two weeks since I started living and interning in Valladolid, Spain. I know the city well enough to run by myself now and to be independent…

¡Hola desde Valladolid!

Today marks one week since I arrived in Spain and began my five week adventure in Spain. This first week has passed so quickly, as I’ve been preoccupied with getting…

Searching For The Loch Ness Monster!

I spent a lovely 3 days on a tour with Heartland Travel here in Scotland. I was able to see the Highlands first hand, but more importantly I got to…

Class Animation

My class finished up our 4-week long project of creating our own animation. It was a lot of hard work but it was very rewarding in the end. The best…

Two Months in One Post

Hello, it’s been awhile since I made my last post now. It seems like every time that I blink my eyes another month has passed. I’ve made lots of amazing…

Scottish Cuisine

I haven’t had a chance to talk much about the Scottish cuisine here in Scotland. I’ve had various meals, from a Scottish breakfast to deep fried mini haggis for dinner….