¡Madrid, Encantada!

These past three and a half days have been insanely jam-packed. sorting out a local number apartment hunting (!!!) walking tours soccer ordering food in spanish meeting friends of friends mojitos I am absolutely exhausted! We have seen 11 apartments in the last three days – pretty sure we’re burnt out. We’re done. *continues to … Continue reading ¡Madrid, Encantada!

the countdown is on (and I get my social life back)

3 months, 12 1/2 weeks or 88 days That's exactly how long I have until I board a plane to take me away to Madrid, Spain. Whaaaat?! I received the confirmation email today - 11th January 2015 - flights have been booked, enrolment has begun, spanish level is still the same. But in all seriousness, I … Continue reading the countdown is on (and I get my social life back)

A whole lot of OMGs and freaking out

A few nights ago, after finishing work for the night and closing up the store I looked at my phone to check the time. Instead, I was met with a message from one of my good friends, Bec, who studies spanish with me at UTS and who also happens to be travelling to Spain next … Continue reading A whole lot of OMGs and freaking out