How many Plaza de Españas can you visit in 7 days?

Seven days. Three cities. One incredible country. (Sorry not sorry for the incredibly long post). Out of the ten countries I’ve visited in the past four months, Spain was by far my favorite. We woke up super early after our weekend in Paris to catch our flight to Barcelona. As we were flying into BCN, … More How many Plaza de Españas can you visit in 7 days?

Julehygge

Oops, it’s been almost a month since I last posted. And what a month! The fall leaves are gone, replaced by about a foot-and-a-half of snow, and the Christmas decorations are out in full fanfare. Julehygge, or Christmas coziness, in Copenhagen is amazing. The Danes somehow manage to counter the 3:30 pm sunsets and freezing … More Julehygge

Minding the Gap

Two blog posts in one day? Wow, Sharanya is DEFINITELY doing her homework right now #sundaynights. Well, I just couldn’t wait to update you all on my three days in London, because they were incredible. I wasn’t expecting much out of my London trip; after all, I had seen the tourist stuff a couple of … More Minding the Gap

Danish Adventures

In the two weeks between my travel breaks, I’ve had a lot of opportunities to engage in Danish culture. Primarily, this involved Copenhagen’s Culture Night (Kultur Natten). Culture night marks the beginning of the Danish autumn holiday, and is celebrated by having all the city’s main attractions open from 6 p.m. to midnight. This also … More Danish Adventures

Fall Musings

It’s officially autumn weather in Copenhagen! The apple and cinnamon recipes are out, the wind is insanely strong and has a bit of an icy tinge, the leaves are falling, and I am officially in love. (Edit: Due to parental inquiries, I would like to clarify that I am not actually in love with any … More Fall Musings

Swedish Escapades

Hi everyone! Sorry it has been a while since I last posted, but a lot has happened in that time! First, I finished up our Core Course Week with some field studies to the Jewish Community Center in Copenhagen (where there was a shooting in February) and an exhibit on the Danish presence in Afghanistan. … More Swedish Escapades