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Discovering Potes

I spent a weekend in Potes in the western part of Cantabria. The town lies at the foot of the Picos de Europa and is a key destination for anyone that wants to do some hiking while visiting northern Spain. Check out my video!

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Attending Bilbao's BIME Live Music Festival

This one’s a bit overdue. At the end of October I was able to spontaneously book a bus to Bilbao to attend the second night of the BIME Live music festival. 364 more words


The One With The Change of Pace.

Before I left, so many people said to me that “you’d have to be really brave to pack everything up and move abroad, I wish I could do that”. 963 more words

British Council

You want to buy selfie stick?

My God, this year really is whizzing by. It’s been a month since my last entry and it feels like about ten minutes.

I think part of what has kept me so busy is filling my evenings with as much as possible, and I really suggest any one on a year abroad who finds themselves bored after school should do this – currently I do four hours of private lessons, two hours of Spanish lessons and one hour of intercambio (a language exchange). 565 more words


The One with the Joke

So I was flicking through the ESL magazine that the English department order every month. It’s called SpeakUp. It’s pretty decent, comes with a recent film every month too which you can use for classes etc alongside articles. 56 more words


The Roommate Story

Alright… This one is a current blog.  Finally!

Yesterday (March 2nd) I moved out of my piso.  There are a lot of reasons and this could be a long post but I will try to keep it short, sweet and to the point. 924 more words