Thanks to my host mom, I spent this past weekend exploring the city of Lekeitio, which is a small, coastal town between Bilbao and San Sebastian. My host mom grew up in Lekeitio which has a population of about 7,000 people. Two of her three daughters own houses in Lekeitio as a vacation spot during… Continue reading A Weekend in Lekeitio
It has officially been one week since taking my first steps in Bilbao, Spain. I cannot begin to tell you how fast this week has gone, and all of the landmarks I've been able to see in such a short amount of time. I have finally been able to get into a daily routine. I… Continue reading One Week Down!
I don't even know where to start. I've been off the grid the past few days due to issues with the WiFi connection. WOW, I didn't realize how addicted Americans are to their phones until now! Upon arriving in Spain, I had no means of communication between my family or friends for two solid days.… Continue reading Culture Shock is REAL!!
About 3 weeks ago, I woke up with a tiny bump under my left eyebrow. I had no idea what it was and thought nothing of it. Maybe just an ingrown eyebrow hair, or God forbid - a zit? I went through my day like normal and, of course, I had accidentally scratched the bump.… Continue reading Pre-Departure Chaos?