I went to Spain and lived in Madrid for six weeks with the NSU in Spain program. I had a great time, Spain is a wonderful country, and even managed to greatly improve my Spanish skills. Click on a picture to view the full-size image.
|This is the symbol of Madrid: El oso y El madroño||plaza mayor in Madrid It reminds me a lot of Jackson square in new Orleans|
|this is Megan, myself, Taneka and Noemi in Retiro park in Madrid These are the people I spent most of my time with||just a random shot of the countryside. We got to travel all over the country so we saw lots of the countryside|
|Granada. This was probably one of my favorite places.||This is part of Alhambra, a fortress/palace in Granada. Very beautiful|
|another shot of the countryside||this is part of the Olympic complex in Barcelona where the '92 Olympics were held|
|la Sagrada Familia (the sacred family). this cathedral looks more like a melting sandcastle than a church. Very creepy||one of the gardens in Retiro park, a large park in Madrid This garden reminded me of Alice in wonderland|
|plaza de toros. This is the arena where the bullfights are held in Madrid||this is an actual bullfight. Personally, I was routing for the bulls|
|Valle de los caídos. a monument built for the casualties of the Spanish civil war||San Sebastian. Noemi, Megan and I went there for our last week in Spain|