New Interviews and Travel Plans
País Vasco / Spain / travel

New Interviews and Travel Plans

Hello hello hello! I’ve got a few new things to share with all you lovely people. First of all, I’ve got two new interviews up online if you haven’t seen them yet. Thanks to both of these sites for asking me to be interviewed!  The Working Traveler – Jessica Bowler: Why I Live in…Barcelona Internations –  Recommended Expats Blogs, … Continue reading

Guest Post: How to Pack for Living or Studying Abroad
study abroad / travel / travel guide

Guest Post: How to Pack for Living or Studying Abroad

Hello everybody! This week I’m off to Ibiza to enjoy some sunshine, beaches, & fiesta. So instead of my regular posting, I have a couple of guest posts lined up. This one is from study abroad site Class Abroad, which is full of great articles.  I liked this article because I had suuuch a hard time packing … Continue reading

Istanbul: The Bad & the Ugly Parts (or, the Blue Mosque Smells Like Feet)
travel / Turkey

Istanbul: The Bad & the Ugly Parts (or, the Blue Mosque Smells Like Feet)

If you’re not in the mood for hearing a bit of travel whingeing, check out the first part of my trip to Istanbul, Turkey – The Good Parts!  Okay, it’s not exactly whingeing, because of course you’re allowed to dislike certain parts of a country or city. So here’s what I was less-than-enchanted with in … Continue reading

Guest Post: Gambas al Ajillo
food / Spain / Spanish food / travel

Guest Post: Gambas al Ajillo

Hello everyone! I’m excited to announce that my blog’s hosting the first-ever guest post. Here’s Annie, an expat in Madrid who writes Gambas & Grits. She did a simple, easy tapas recipe. Seriously, even I could cook this one! Check out her site for lots of great posts about Spanish food.  You can check out my “Insider’s … Continue reading