Hola Let me just start by saying that taking advantage of this opportunity to study abroad was one of the best decisions I have ever made. I’m not just learning the language here. I’m adopting a culture and making connections with people from all over the world. The worst part about this experience is that … More One Week!
Hello! It’s Wednesday! I’ve been staying busy with activities this week so far and my body is definitely feeling it. Thank goodness for siestas. On Monday I visited the beach in Alicante (Playa del Postiguet). It was about a 30 minute walk from my house which is very convenient. It was super crowded, … More Miercoles
Hola amigos, Yesterday I toured the campus of UA (Universidad de Alicante). It is so big compared to Niagara. There are approximately 30,000 students that attend the university and the campus shows it. That being said, the campus is also beautiful. There is grass and trees everywhere. The buildings are fairly modern and everything goes … More School and Shopping
Hola 🙂 Today I moved into my host home! I got lucky in so many ways with this host family. Not only is my mother Carmen amazing, but I have a brother for the month too! Mike is a Japanese student who has been here in Alicante since April. In addition to this, Carmen’s … More New Home & Orientation
The day has come! I have successfully made it to Alicante. The trip over here was long and full of anticipation. There were many moments of “am I really flying around the globe to study in Spain??” It still doesn’t seem real and I’m here, in Spain. I arrived a day earlier than the program … More Travel/Arrival
I am just finishing up my 3rd year at Niagara University. As that chapter of my life is ending, another adventure is beginning. Studying abroad has always been a dream of mine. In less than two months, that dream will become a reality as I study in Alicante Spain for 4 weeks! Because I am … More Pre-Departure