Tag Archives: viajes

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Expo Final_primavera 2020

El pasado miércoles 20 de mayo realizamos la EXPO-clausura del curso académico con una particularidad, la hemos realizado por Zoom 😉 Asistieron noventa y cuatro personas a la cita y lo pasamos fenomenal. Los tiempos que corren nos obligan a ser creativos y no queríamos que pasara por alto una tradición del programa que nos […]

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Sitges, Barcelona, and Gaudi_by Mayeline

One of my favorite things about this program is that we get refunded for any travel in Spain, cultural activities, and extracurricular activities. This allows low-income students like me to really live a study abroad experience with fewer setbacks. More specifically it allowed me to have one of the most beautiful weekends of my life […]

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Traveling through Toledo_by Nico

The program has just completed our second trip of the spring semester!  We spent a night in Toledo this weekend, and it was so refreshing.  As I mentioned last semester, we had gone to El Escorial, Segovia, and Granada.  This semester, we had the option of going to El Escorial again, we went to Toledo, and […]

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El Escorial_by Giovanna

This past Saturday, we traveled to El Escorial, a beautiful monastery and palace built in the late 1500s.  It is one of the most important sites of the Spanish Renaissance and in 1984, it was declared a UNESCO World Heritage site. Built about 30 miles from Madrid, it is situated at the base of the […]

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48 hours in Portugal

This weekend, I took a trip to Lisbon, Portugal with my sister, Yabi.  As I had mentioned in a previous blog, she had come to visit me for a week.  Thus, from Wednesday afternoon to Friday afternoon, we were out of Madrid.  Initially, she desperately wanted to visit Sevilla, but we also thought it would have been interesting to travel […]

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Semana Santa

            During Semana Santa, my friends and I decided to do some travel outside of Spain.  First, we went to Copenhagen, Denmark.  Upon landing, I realized that I was going to immediately find my gloves and scarf, as the weather was significantly colder than anything we had experienced in Madrid.  Our hostel was less than […]

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Mallorca

At the beginning of April, some friends and I from the Tufts-Skidmore program used our travel stipend within Spain to go to Mallorca.  We had a large group, so we ultimately were unable to stay in Palma.  This actually wound up being a wonderful thing because we found the precious town called Port D’Andratx, which […]

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Viaje a Rascafría

Nuestra jornada de viernes empezaba algo temprano y sobre todo con muchas ganas de emprender uno de nuestros viajes finales como estudiantes, mentores e intercambios. La experiencia de este viaje realmente ha sido increíble, no solo por las vistas de la sierra de Madrid y el valle de Lozoya o poder conocer la existencia de […]

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Viaja con tus mentors :-)

¡NOS VAMOS A LA SIERRA DE MADRID! Viajaremos al pasado a conocer un poco más sobre los Neandertales. Veremos un bosque finlandés. El Puente del Perdón. El Monasterio del Paular… Y mucho más!! FECHA: 24 de noviembre de 2017 HORA SALIDA: Alcalá 10.30am / Madrid 11:00am ¡Apúntate al viaje que tus mentoras y mentores hemos […]