Archives for July 2013

Discovering Gaudí’s Barcelona

Sarah Behm - Salamanca chaperone

We enjoyed our last day in Spain!

Our last day in Barcelona has arrived, and we topped it off with a big tour. After being taken through the city from our hotel, and learning about the city’s different styles of architecture (Barcelona is known for this!), our first stop was Gaudí’s Sagrada Família.
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Our First Days in Barcelona

Sarah Behm - Salamanca chaperone

We’ve arrived in Catalonia’s capital!

We’ve arrived safely in Barcelona! The students had a great week in Seville, as they integrated themselves well with their host families. Some of their host family highlights include attending Seville’s neighborhood street fairs, going to an outdoor movie to see a Spanish film, and getting to know the local people through their host families.
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Our Last Day in France: Exploring Versailles

Sarah Behm - Salamanca chaperone

Europe: The Final Countdown

Yesterday was our last day in Paris! I cannot believe how fast this month has flown! This group has been amazing, and it has been so much fun traveling together. I hope you all had as much fun as I did!
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Our Last Days in Spain: A Visit to Granada and Nerja

Sarah Behm - Salamanca chaperone

Adios, España!

We are flying home today, but first, a recap of the amazing experiences we’ve shared these past few days…
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A Visit to Montmartre and Paris’ Latin Quarter

Sarah Behm - Salamanca chaperone

We saw all of the famous sites!

This morning, we took a stroll through the Jardin des Tuileries, the gardens of the Louvre Palace, and relaxed among the beautiful fountains and flowers before heading to Paris’ oldest neighborhood: Montmartre.
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