- Tomb of Sancho VII
Sancho VII was a very important figure in the history of the kingdom of Navarra, and this was his tomb in Rancesvalles. It was a very impressive tomb, and the figure was said to have been as Posted by tcanderson in Alabama Engineering in Europe | Jun 7, 2015
- DAY 36 - Friday 5th June - Torre del Mar to GranadaOh wow this is a first, must have needed it after 5 weeks of constant travelling, as I slept til 10.30am!! Normally I'm up at 7.30am with the latest being 8am no matter where I am but today, and it Posted by emmabrown1014 in Emma & Ellie's European Adventures | Jun 7, 2015
- DAY 35 - Thursday 4th June - Gibraltar to Marbella to MalagaBeeeeppppp, beeeepppp, hooonkkk, hooonkkk. I do believe that is my wake up call! Around 6.30am I have never heard so many people beep their horns so much but I wasn't entirely sure why as all the screens were up and Posted by emmabrown1014 in Emma & Ellie's European Adventures | Jun 7, 2015
- Day 2 Bunyola to Soller* I had a pretty good sleep except for the 5:00am barking dogs who woke up the roosters who cock-a-doodled forever and then some, who woke up the mosquitoes who buzzed in my ear and nipped at my arms.
* So Posted by sherrietravels in Mallorca, Majorca or Whatever | Jun 6, 2015
- DAY 34 - Wednesday 3rd June - Sanlucar de Barrameda to GibraAfter a walk on the beach and Ellie doing her greyhound impression of running round and round in top speed, we head off Gibraltar. Actually thinking about it Ellie was also like Black Beauty in the titles racing across the Posted by emmabrown1014 in Emma & Ellie's European Adventures | Jun 6, 2015
- DAY 33 - Tuesday 2nd June - Manta Rota to Matalascanas toWeather - Just in case you were still wondering, nothing has changed. Its still clear blue skies and hot!
It's 5am and i'm up doing photos, yes it's 5am!! Slowly but surely i'm getting there and the pressure is on as Posted by emmabrown1014 in Emma & Ellie's European Adventures | Jun 6, 2015
- Kid in a Candy ShopWe are now done with the second week here in Pamplona, and by far this week has been much busier than the first. Yesterday, all the Alabama students meet up with a group from Auburn. We all went to CENFIER, Posted by JohnConnor in Alabama Engineering in Europe | Jun 5, 2015
- A full weekMonday we got to visit Cener, a government agency that tests photo-voltaic cells. It was interesting to see all of the testing procedures and learn more about how the cells work. Then on Thursday we went with the Auburn students Posted by esconnell in Alabama Engineering in Europe | Jun 5, 2015
- I'm a Pilgrim!The Pamplona group made a day trip up to Roncesvalles today, and it was really interesting! We first stopped in Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port in France, which is a very small and adorable town with lots of cute shops (including a really amazing Posted by emmaclements in Alabama Engineering in Europe | Jun 5, 2015
- Salou... Food... Wine...Afternoon all,
So it's been a fair while since I updated the blog... whoops! Sorry! We are currently sitting on Ange & Sam's couch in London, taking a break from dealing with letting agents, banks and trying to save some Posted by fatmonkey in Europe 2015 | Jun 5, 2015
- Day 1 Zurich to Mallorca* Drop carryon luggage at Lora's car.
* Lighten my load by unpacking some gifts.
* Take our other luggage to checkin for flight to Mallorca.
* I already have a seat assignment but Lora doesn't. She uses the kiosk and Posted by sherrietravels in Mallorca, Majorca or Whatever | Jun 4, 2015
- Everyday Energy Saving - Project 1
In this video, Tessa, Elizabeth, and Emma discuss the everyday energy saving techniques we've noticed while in Spain. Topics include: reusable napkins, clotheslines, shorter showers, the lack of automatic toilet Posted by emmaclements in Alabama Engineering in Europe | Jun 4, 2015
- Para llevar? No!One thing about Pamplona that has been very strange for me is the lack of to-go cups. In the United States, I go to coffee shops all the time, but I rarely buy my coffee for in house. I buy Posted by emmaclements in Alabama Engineering in Europe | Jun 3, 2015
- Lets Look At Them Side By SideI´ve been in Valencia for one week now. My first analysis: it´s a wonderful place with incredible people. For those of you who have never been, let me quickly list some similarities and differences between here and the USA to Posted by WorldRun in The Great Travel Race | Jun 3, 2015
- COSì VICINI!!!!!Per tutti quelli che se lo stanno chiedendo e che non lo sanno ancora tramite FB e altri social, la scorsa settimana sono stata niente popo'dimenoche in SPAGNAAAAA!!!!!!! Ole'!
Purtroppo solo per pochi giorni[i] (si perchè è stata davvero una to Posted by Gamby in Travel Is My Nature | Jun 2, 2015
- Parks and Plazas
I am always amazed by the amount of parks and plazas they have here in Pamplona. They are accessible to the public and contain many benches and gardens, and are a very nice place to just sit. Posted by tcanderson in Alabama Engineering in Europe | Jun 2, 2015
- BilbaoThis past Friday we went to Bilbao with the Learning Institute and decided to stay the night and spend Saturday there as well. Friday we went to the Guggenheim, which was a really cool building Posted by esconnell in Alabama Engineering in Europe | Jun 1, 2015
- Moving our Travel Adventures blog to TravellerspointWe are looking for easier ways to share our Travel Adventures. Let's test Travellerspoint. Posted by drlepervanche in DrLepervanche's Travel Adventures | May 31, 2015
- Fútbol! Everyone on any trip has that one thing that they want to do if they do not get to do anything else. My thing that I wanted to do was to see a soccer game. My one thing came true Posted by JohnConnor in Alabama Engineering in Europe | May 31, 2015
- Western EuropeDay One (Part One): Last country I will be visiting of Western Europe is Barcelona, Spain. The Roman Empire founded "Barcino" in the 1st century BC and the city has been a meeting point for different cultures ever since. Barcelona Posted by ejrvaldez16 in My Dream Trip around the World | May 30, 2015
- Observations on ConservationI have noticed a few things regarding how energy and other things are conserved over here in Spain. In America, we always leave lights on in public bathrooms and have automatic flushing toilettes that often flush multiple times without you Posted by tcanderson in Alabama Engineering in Europe | May 30, 2015
We rose at 7am to get to breaky early and checked out at 8am then it was a 15 min downhill walk with our luggage to the train station. It was the first long distance train trip for both Posted by craigdpratt in Father Daughter Camino Pilgrimage | May 29, 2015
- Santiago de CompestellaOur first morning in Santiago meant a sleep in and no more walking. We got up in time to get to the pilgrims mass at 12 noon which was a fantastic experience. Standing room only and at least 10 television Posted by craigdpratt in Father Daughter Camino Pilgrimage | May 29, 2015
- Camino - the second 3 daysWe had breakfast with the giant buns and left around 9.30 but i went the wrong way and Eliza got us back on track but was rather frustrated that on a day we had to walk 21km i just added Posted by craigdpratt in Father Daughter Camino Pilgrimage | May 29, 2015
- AdventuresPeople say that pictures are worth a thousand words, and usually I would agree. Painting a picture in someone's head does take some time, yet the hardest thing to do is describe all the details. Well, if you gave me Posted by JohnConnor in Alabama Engineering in Europe | May 28, 2015