I spent this afternoon in Spain’s National Library (which, now that I’m here, is reminiscent of the Library of Congress in many ways). I decided to come here on a whim to use my computer and get some papers done for next week. It was hardly a walk in the park to get inside. After […]
Our train got back at 8:30ish and we each hurried home to have dinner, promising to meet up to watch the game at a bar. As the game started at 9:00, by the time I got back to eat it had already begun. I watched some over dinner then met some (other) people from the […]
On Sunday, June 17 we took an afternoon trip to El Escorial a palace/monastery an hour’s train ride from Madrid. Because it’s been so long since that date, I figured I should offer a little context to get you in our frame of mind when we visited. That Sunday was the day after the trip to Segovia […]
I’m back from a great weekend in Lisboa. I’ll post about last weekend, the weekend in Lisboa and more soon (tonight and tomorrow). The photo below links to the first of three Lisboa albums (something to hold you over until the posts ;-) ).
As usual I’m a little behind on posting, but as I’m leaving for Lisbon early tomorrow morning with some friends, I’m going to try to get some sleep and catch up another day. Coming Monday (or maybe Tuesday…): El Escorial and Real Madrid from last Sunday, an update on my class and internship, and, of […]