Random person from back home: “Heeeey! Long time no see!” Me: “What’s up! Good to see you!” Random person: “Dude, hows Spain?” Me: uhhhh... Whenever people I know ask me “How is Spain?” I literally do not know how to answer. Most of the time I just facetiously say, “It's good, how is America?” It … Continue reading The Pros and Cons of Living Abroad
Barcelona is one of the top tourism destinations of the world. People travel from all over to see the wonders that this city has to offer and I can personally say that it is one of the most beautiful places that I have had the privilege to visit. I have been living in Barcelona for … Continue reading Best Places to Visit in Barcelona
The summer before I moved to Spain, I became fully vegan after some years of a vegetarian diet. I spent that entire summer in California where there is an abundance of fresh fruits and vegetables, vegan restaurants, and vegan options at normal restaurants. I actually did not find the switch to veganism to be difficult … Continue reading Is it possible to be vegan in Spain?
Learning a new language is a daunting task, especially as an adult. Many of us have the mindset that we are too old to learn something new or that learning a new language is too hard. I found that if you really want something, you are never too young or too old to achieve it. … Continue reading How I Learned Spanish in One Year
If you read my last blog post, you know that one of the main reasons that I stayed in Spain is to study abroad. It has been the most enriching experience of my life and I recommend it to pretty much anyone who is looking to expand their horizons. In this post, I’ll be explaining … Continue reading Studying Abroad in Spain
I decided to title this blog post ‘Why I Made Spain My Home’ instead of ‘How I Made Spain My Home’ because, in my opinion, the ‘why’ is more relevant to my journey than the ‘how’. Plus, in the future, I will give you more logistical information on how I got here, visa processes, finding … Continue reading Why I Made Spain My Home
First off, I would like to say WELCOME to the Spain in Color Blog. I am so excited to embark on this journey of blogger life and documenting my 25th year of life with you. My name is Mara and I turn 25 years old today. You can find out more about me in the … Continue reading Welcome to Spain in Color