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It’s my last week!

April 17th, 2013 · No Comments · Christina Yee '14 - Spain, Study Abroad

Hi everyone!! So my program officially ends tomorrow with two finals.  I’m super sad and super stressed but glad that classes are over!  Right now, my main problem is trying to see all my friends before I leave! I’ve managed to make so many local friends that I’m very sure that I will keep for […]

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omg!

April 15th, 2013 · No Comments · Christina Yee '14 - Spain, Study Abroad

Hey everyone!! Sorry for the delay in posting, I’ve been extremely busy and have not had time to update in a blog post. This past week for spring break my sister came to visit from home!  I spent three days showing her around Barcelona like an official tour guide, then we flew off to Rome, […]

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April 7th, 2013 · No Comments · Christina Yee '14 - Spain, Study Abroad

Hi Everyone, It’s approaching finals week here in Barcelona, and boy, have I been busy.  I am currently sick again and on antibiotics for the third time this semester.  My body has been having difficulty adjusting to the hot/cold temperature in Barcelona.  However, the past few weeks have been wonderful for me.  During spring break, […]

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WHoA!

March 22nd, 2013 · No Comments · Christina Yee '14 - Spain, Study Abroad

Here’s a list of excited things I’ve done over the past two weeks – bought a lot of shoes – saw MUMFORD AND SONS for free (sold out show) – saw BEACH HOUSE at Apolo – gained a new appreciation for nightlife – become sad that I’m leaving Barcelona in less than a month. I […]

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Hola from Barcelona :)

March 9th, 2013 · No Comments · Christina Yee '14 - Spain, Study Abroad, Uncategorized

Hi Everyone, Just wanted to update that this week has been pretty fun.  In addition to Wednesdays, I am now volunteering on Mondays and helping the patients paint.  I have always loved art so it was a great opportunity for me.  Speaking of art, I am really enjoying my Painting and Drawing class.  My professor […]

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2 month mark in Barcelona :)

March 5th, 2013 · No Comments · Christina Yee '14 - Spain, Study Abroad

Hola! I can’t believe it’s already March! So far during this semester, I have experienced a lot more than I imagined.  This past month, I have travelled to Venice, Lisbon, Montserrat, and Sevilla.  This past weekend was our trip to Sevilla in Southern Spain. In Sevilla, we had a guided tour around the city and […]

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Long time no see!

February 26th, 2013 · No Comments · Christina Yee '14 - Spain, Study Abroad

Wow, it’s been quite a week! I actually was completely unable to blog last week because I’ve been super sick…turned out I had a sinus infection, but no worries now! I felt horrible last week but when I asked for a doctor they scheduled one in for me the day of.  It was super efficient […]

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Monteserrat Y Cavas

February 17th, 2013 · No Comments · Christina Yee '14 - Spain, Study Abroad

Hi! On Friday, I went on another Arcadia program/excursion to Montserrat & a Cava Winery.  Arrived at the bus in front of University of Barcelona.  At 10:30 am, we arrived at Montserrat and had a guided tour by Maria, one of our program directors.  The mountains are simply MAGICAL.  I was so in love with […]

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Bonjourno! from Venice :)

February 11th, 2013 · No Comments · Christina Yee '14 - Spain, Study Abroad, Uncategorized

Hello Everyone!! This past weekend was my first weekend trip during my semester abroad in Barcelona.  My friends and I visited Venice for carnevale.  Apart from Venice though, I have been experiencing so many new global connections.  I absolutely love talking to my roommates and meeting other international students.  It’s so interesting to see how […]

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Southern Catalunya Day Trip

February 6th, 2013 · No Comments · Christina Yee '14 - Spain, Study Abroad, Uncategorized

Bon Dia! On Friday, I participated in an AU day trip to Southern Catalunya.  We visited a small town about an hour and a half drive from center city Barcelona.  First thing we did was travel to see the ancient ruins and could decide whether we wanted to have a Spanish or English tour.  As […]

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