STUDENT BLOG: Study Abroad in Spain - Three Different Cities in Three Days!
August 5, 2010
Three Different Cities in Three Days!
by Stephanie Cook '12 ;
Bonjour from France! Our group has moved from Madrid to Paris and we are enjoying our time in this magnificent city! But, before we came to Paris, my friends and I had an action-packed weekend exploring Segovia, El Escritorial, and more parts of Madrid. I have a lot of cool information to share! Friday was the last day of classes. Luckily, my class had finished up the day before as well as Dr. Wilson's class so we were able to do whatever we wanted that day! Whitney, Jamie, my new friend Geronimo and I decided to go see the Royal Palace that was in the downtown area of Madrid. This is where the King of Spain and his royal family lived in the late 1700s, 1800s, and 1900s. Read more...