Tag Archives: culture

JCC Spain Immersion

Finding and Maintaining Immersion

¡Hola from la beautiful ciudad of Valladolid!  These primera few semanas han been increíble. That greeting probably makes no sense to most people, but I’ll get to that in a…

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¡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…

London pub

Do You Fancy a Pint?

When you think about the iconic parts of London that define the city, Big Ben, the London Eye, and the red double decker buses are usually among the first that…

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Finding My Way

I’ve been here in London for about one full month now. I can feel myself (slowly but surely) getting a bit more used to the fast-paced lifestyle and fitting in…

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When in Spain

A gloomy, chilly, and rainy Monday morning. Looking out the window, there are Spaniards walking to work in rain boots, heavy coats, and scarves: fashion similar to that in the…