Saturday, October 18, 2008


I am in the hotel in Merida right now, the wifi is sloooowwww. I want to put some photos up for everyone to enjoy. This trip is with the school group and to Caceres, Salamanca, and Merida. The bus ride has been boring and long but the scenery is absolutely fabulous. It makes me want to live in the country and be a farmer or something dull. It is seriously beautiful. Salamanca made me feel a little more at home than Cadiz because it is a city more like Seattle, wider streets, people shopping, etc. But still very different from Seattle. I really liked Salamanca. Also I ran into someone I went to high school with who is studying here, I had no idea. It is one of Tom Dale's friends: Tyler Laws. We didn't end up spending any time together but it was a surprise and a good story. I wanted him to go out with my friends and his and show us the cool bars and clubs to go to. He is studying in the university in Salamanca which my group went to and it is so cool. I think it would be awesome to live there.

Okay, now for the photos:

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We went to Caceres to explore the city and eat lunch. Nothing was really open because it was siesta time but this tourist building was.

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That night we got to Salamanca and ate McDonalds!

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My roommates and me before going out.

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We drank wine!

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After the wine we went to a bar with a live band. I really, really liked it.

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They played good and fun music and had a harmonica player :)

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During our tour of Salamanca. We went to a huge cathedral and saw a bunch of other super old buildings.

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The pretty fountain in the park in Salamanca.

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H&M, obviously.


koznem said...

you don't look fat. sounds like a nice school trip.

Alberto said...

Hi Sarah! My name is Alberto and I play Ultimate in Sevilla. We organize a HAT tournament in December (6 & 7, optionally 8, it's holiday) in Punta Umbría (Huelva) not far from Cádiz. If you want to come let me know.

Un saludo.