Despedida! A Spanish farewell!

Now that my time has come to an end in Spain, I want to share a wonderful video with you all. This video was created by one of my schools, in which the children bid me farewell in their own creative ways. The end of Natalie’s year abroad: 1). What was the most interesting thing…

Ya huele a Feria!

Hola everyone! It has been a few weeks since I have last spoken to you and I am very excited to tell you all what I have been doing. This weekend, I had an excellent time at the ‘Feria de Sevilla’ or the ‘Seville Fair’. This fair is held every year in April and it includes…

Carnavales de Cádiz

Hola everyone! I would like to update you all on my travels this weekend to a wonderful city called Cádiz. This city is very close to Huelva and it only takes 2 hours by car. We left on the Saturday morning and immediately after arriving, my friends and I began to dress up for the…

Feliz año!

Hola a todos. It is great to be back in Spain and I want to update you on what I have been getting up to so far this year. Since returning to Huelva, I have enjoyed getting back into school life and the weather is fabulous. This weekend’s trip: Seville Seville is well known for…

Navidad en Huelva!

Buenos días! Christmas has arrived here in Huelva. All of the street lights are up and everyone is getting into the festive spirit. This week, I would like to share with you what Christmas is like in the city of Huelva! Christmas lunch: Christmas is a wonderful time here in Spain as many people enjoy…

Hola Granada!

Buenos días! This weeks blog is going to be about my wonderful weekend trip to the city of Granada. My friend and I left from Huelva on Friday to travel to Sevilla. It is important to notice that to travel from Huelva to other cities in Andalucía, you must first past through Sevilla. This journey…

Madrid y Toledo, otro viaje! (another trip)

Hello everyone, I have heard that you all are really enjoying the blog so far!! This week I would like to update you all on where I have been travelling to. Recently, I spent a wonderful weekend in Madrid (the capital of Spain) and Toledo, which is a beautiful town in the centre of Spain….

Un puente en Córdoba!

Hola! This weeks blog is going to be all about the wonderful Córdoba! On Friday evening my friend and I left Huelva on an exciting journey to a place called Córdoba. The journey took two and a half hours and we also drove through a place called Seville (which featured in my last blog post)….

Un fin de semana estupendo en Sevilla! A wonderful weekend in Seville!

Hola everyone! I am so exciting to tell you all about my wonderful adventure this weekend to Sevilla (Seville) with my flatmates. We left Friday evening and on Saturday morning we explored the streets of Seville which included La Plaza de España (the beautiful square in Seville). We also enjoyed eating in typical bars and strolling…

A weekend in the Spanish mountains!

Hola a todos! This week I have some exciting photos to show you of the Spanish mountains. My flatmates and I travelled an hour to a small village called Ventas de Arriba, in Huelva. We started our journey on Friday evening and we returned to Huelva on Sunday. This was an excellent opportunity to immerse…

A new culture!

Hola! I have some very exciting pictures to share of my first week here in Huelva. This week my flatmates and I went to the beach which is called Punta Umbría and we enjoyed lying in the sun whilst eating Spanish omelette (tortilla española). I hope you enjoy the photos that I have included. Life…

I’ve arrived in Huelva!!

Hi everyone! I’ve arrived in Huelva and I’m enjoying life here so far. Although, a lot of things are different here. They eat much later (at 10pm for dinner) and they also have a sleep during the middle of the day around 3 o’clock (for 1/2 hours). Yesterday, my flatmates – Gloria, María and myself…