Tapas – All You Can Eat

By: Sindhuja Kodivalasa, Staff Writer As the streets of Madrid were buzzing with people, I, along with some friends, found a typical Spanish ‘bar & café to rest for awhile. It is a sunny Tuesday but the streets are full of tourists and the city has a large floating population. Our waitress, a young girl […]

The Madrid Module: An Unforgettable Experience

By Mahesh Deshpande, ’15 Hola from the Spanish Capital! It’s already been a month in Madrid, and with few days left for our module studying at Universidad de Madrid to coming to an end, I’ve started to realize what an amazing journey it has been. Most of us couldn’t utter a word of Spanish when we […]

The Madrid Module: Halfway Gone

By Shelley Flenniken ’15 It is hard to believe we have already been in Madrid for three weeks and this module is halfway over.  On one hand, I feel as though I have settled into Madrid very easily.  I am a city girl with a knack for finding hidden gems amongst the chaos, navigating public […]

The Madrid Module: Tapas, Travel and Thunderbird

By Abdul Basith, ’14 Cobble-stoned streets, brightly painted buildings with wrought iron balconies, restaurants with tables spilling onto the streets. This is a typical sight in Madrid where I have been relishing local food, visiting must-see places and admiring the architecture for the last three weeks. Getting by without Spanish can be hard but living with a Spanish family, in a bid to go from just ‘Hola’ and ‘Gracias’ to […]