Madrid Snow & A Twinge of Homesickness

Madrid Snow

Today, to my surprise, today it snowed in Madrid. Although Boise is now experiencing early spring, when I left, it was right after a recent snowfall. And I heard that it never snows in Madrid… so, to wake up to snow today was somehow a pleasant surprise.   I’ve been here almost a month, and had just now […]

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Father’s Day in Madrid & Wishes for Wifi

more madrid street art

As it turns out, today is Father’s Day in Spain. I heard that most establishments would be closed, but it’s quite the contrary. Families are out and about, soaking up the sunshine. It’s only 75 degrees here, but it feels like 85 to me. That makes me slightly nervous, considering the temperatures in Boise/Madrid don’t […]

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Spanish Shenanigans, Nonsense & More

Segovia Suckling Pig

Moving to a new country can be pretty mind blowing. Every day I see or experience something new, awkward, weird, or funny. Here’s a compilation of some of the weird, funny, or awkward things that I have seen (or done.) Each video is only about 15 secs. Enjoy! Helmet-wearing, running men. Hilarious! Out of nowhere, you […]

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Senioritas in Segovia & Death Sweats

Alc¨¢zar de Segovia (Segovia Castle), Spain

Segovia, a place you read about only in fairytales or see in movies. In fact, the castle in Segovia is also known as the Disney castle (Alcazar Castle.) Segovia is a small city, dating back to 75BC, where you can find a 3,000 year old aqueduct, small charming streets, and Segovians who are known for […]

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