Erasmus Memories: celebrating El Día de la Hispanidad (2012)

A couple years ago I wrote a post about the main differences between Portugal and Spain, from a native Portuguese perspective of course, so you need to take it with a pinch of salt (as you should with any content). One of the things I wrote was how from my point of view, Spanish people … Continue reading Erasmus Memories: celebrating El Día de la Hispanidad (2012)

Erasmus Memories: renting a room in Madrid (2012)

It's been ten years since I was in Erasmus! I was having writer's block when this just hit me. January is the blue month, and I just don't feel very inspired. Reflecting upon time, my brain took a trip to what I was doing ten years ago... I was planning my studies abroad! The first … Continue reading Erasmus Memories: renting a room in Madrid (2012)

Madrid (2013) – 3 essential life lessons I learned in Erasmus

I've realised a couple weeks (thank you Facebook) it was 7 years ago I finished my 6 months of studies in Madrid, part of the Erasmus program I had enrolled to. Madrid was the only place in Europe that wasn't buried in 10 meters of snow during the winter I could actually afford to live … Continue reading Madrid (2013) – 3 essential life lessons I learned in Erasmus