All expectations are surpassed when you visit Segovia. It is easily one of the most beautiful cities that you could ever encounter.
If you enjoy modern art, strange traditions and partying, then Las Fallas is the perfect festival for you.
Some people call me brave for moving to a country where I have no understanding of the language. It’s either that, or I’m completely out of my mind.
Waking up to pancakes lets you know that you’re well looked after. I moved into my new accommodation on Monday and all of my anxious thoughts about attaining that ‘settled feeling’ have dwindled. The area, the size of my room and my flatmates are better than I had assumed.
As far as food goes, Spain is unique. One of my flatmates offered to show me how to make the national dish of tortilla patata, which is pretty much like an omelette, but better.
Some people say that the first month away from home is the most difficult. They were right.
It’s not easy travelling alone. Especially when financial and security worries begin to pile up. Last week I was having a meltdown.