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Postcard of the Week: Seville

Before I arrived in Madrid earlier this year to work there for 6 months, I made a list of all the things I was looking forward to doing once I […]

Saying Goodbye to Madrid

        The time has come for me to somehow pack up my all my belongings, leave the keys to my flat in Madrid, jump into a taxi and begin the […]

Postcard of the Week: San Sebastián, Spain

          San Sebastián, a seaside town on the north coast of Spain, is every bit as lovely as the postcard above. That isn’t just clever photography or fortunate lighting – […]

Postcard of the Week: Segovia

         Segovia is just 30 minutes away from Madrid on a high-speed train, making it a perfect daytrip out of the city, and as it sits beyond the Sierra the […]

Valencia: to the seaside!

         I arrived in Madrid almost three months ago, but since then I’ve actually done more travelling outside of Spain than in it. Two weekends ago this changed as I […]

Postcard of the Week: Valencia

        The weekend before Easter my uni friend Sarah came to visit me in Madrid and after a few days of sightseeing there we headed on the […]

Postcard of the Week: Toledo

         The UNESCO World Heritage site and medieval city of Toledo, perched high atop a hill in Castile-La Mancha, is only a 30-minute train away from the centre of Madrid […]