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Thursay, June 26th

After breakfast, we took a bus tour of Madrid and stopped at the Royal Palace of Spain. This palace is still in se so we weren’t allowed to take any pictures inside. 143 more words

The Art of Appreciation, the Appreciation of Art

It is hard to believe that I am already onto my fourth stop. I have come to see my trip as a pilgrimage of sorts. Except with public transportation and occasional WiFi. 1,117 more words


seven deadly sins

Hieronymus Bosch is only a little crazy. Luckily, we’re looking at a painting that comes before his insane, invented lands where humans and birds live together in uproarious, straight up, and bizarre ways. 75 more words


Madrid Day 1

Our last stop in Spain is the capital of Madrid, known for a peculiar accent, spectacular museums, massive university, and football team (Real Madrid.)

a stroll in the park...

I have to admit that I don’t fully take advantage of the fact that I live in San Diego. I really should be going outside everyday to enjoy the sunshine, but I don’t. 212 more words

Married Life

Kicking it With Legends

For my last day in Madrid I decided to wander about The Prado and the Santiago Bernabeu (The Real Madrid Stadium)

I love to wander around museums because you can see through history and how people visualized it, but the Prado was not impressive. 355 more words


Lake Prado

So yesterday, we had to wake up bright and early to meet at the bus at 4:30 am, which would take us on the nearly three-hour drive to Prado for a day trip at the lake. 862 more words