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09/29/14 - taylordecker14Experiencing and Analyzing Cultural Differences
A post from Sept. 2 on my personal blog… Today was my first day of Spanish Intensive Classes, and I loved them! My professors, Africa and Fermin, are both wonderful and hilarious. Fermin explained today the phenomenon that is that Andalucians “eat ” their words. It is so true- this form of Spanish is beautiful … Read More
09/29/14 - taylordecker14Los Cahorros- Sol Excursion!
This past Saturday, my SolMates and I embarked on one of our many provided excursions- Los Cahorros. A public bus picked us up in Granada, and the ride was less than 30 minutes! The hike begins in a small pueblo outside of Granada called Monachil. It is beautiful as it is situated in the Sierra … Read More
09/29/14 - amandamartinez79Bienvenidos a Granada!
Today marks the two-week mark that I have been in this wonderful city of Granada, Spain. To open, it is absolutely breathtaking. Granada is located in the south of Spain in the province of Andalusia. Nearly every building is a testament to the richness of culture and history that has taken place here. The architecture … Read More
09/29/14 - sharinalei13Test day- Granada Spain!
Test Day 09/26/2014 Phew! Glad the test is over. It actually went pretty well and I think the writing, reading, and listening portion was goodl. We had to listen to CD and check which phrases we thought they were saying. It’s tricky because they talk SO fast. The rest of the writing test went okay. … Read More
09/29/14 - misimcfarlandToucan Rescue Ranch
It…was…horrifying! At the Toucan Rescue Ranch, I was innocently taking a simple photo when, unprovoked, I was attacked. I may be scarred for life. Or…you know…maybe not so much. LOL This resident whistling duck thinks she’s big and bad. She did give one of the girls a fright by running under her skirt, but I was wearing … Read More