Athens in ruins

Everyone knows that Athens is the historical capital of Europe so you can bet that when I decided to move there for a couple of months in 2016 I thought I pretty much knew everything I needed to know. I mean, I've taken Mythology classes in grade school, I read up on global history consistently,…

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Short road trip on the Isla del Encanto

Hola amigos. It's been a minute since I've written anything here and honestly I feel as if a part of me has been missing for these past seven months. Wow, did I just say.....seven months. I guess this has been a crazy year so far. I've moved to and from six different places already trying…

Treats to try in Spain during the holiday season

¨It´s beginning to look a lot like Christmaaassss.¨ Actually, in 12 degree weather (60 degrees F) it´s not and it´s making me feel a little bah hum bug (obviously read in a Scrooge voice). Even though it´s sunny and I live right by the beach that hasn´t stopped me from decorating my apartment to get…

Malaga: The city of poets on the Costa del Sol

Imagine yourself sitting on a beach chair overlooking the Mediterranean, sipping on some sangria while listening to the latest Enrique Iglesias song. That's how I felt in Malaga, a small coast town in the region of Andalucia. It's the city of Picasso, famous poets, grilled sardines on the beach, and 320 days of pure sunshine.…

Moving from Burgos to Santiago de Compostela

Well hello there! I know that it has been MONTHS since I´ve posted anything but fear not. I am still alive and still in Spain. Greece was amazing!! I hope you´re following me on Instagram because I posted many times during my two month stay in Lagonissi/Athens and it was such an incredible experience. I´ll make sure…