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18 Entries Tagged with "Spain"

  • BAR032411: First Ever WSA Barcelona!

    Posted by Andy Steves on July 11, 2011.

    22 brave souls joined WSA in Barcelona for the first ever tour of this beautiful Catalan capital. We toured all that the beautiful city has to offer including the Eixample, Sagrada Familia, Ramblas and the historic center of the city. Our tapas crawl on Saturday took us deep into the medieval … More »

    Tags: Barcelona // Spain // WSA // Andy Steves // Student tour Barcelona

  • Sailing on the Mediterranean

    Posted by Andy Steves on October 14, 2010.

    Oct. 6

    In my travel workshops that I’ve given over the last couple years, a consistent theme of my tips are seek out what you enjoy doing back at home here in Europe. Pursuing your own passion allows you to bridge cultural gaps through sharing what excites you with someone of a completely … More »

    Tags: Sailing // 2010 // Barcelona // Spain

  • Venturing Across Barcelona

    Posted by Andy Steves on October 13, 2010.

    Oct. 7

    This morning I had a meeting with the Study Abroad director at UAB, the third largest university in Spain with what sounded like over 50,000 students across at least 4 campuses throughout the city. I made this appointment to continue learning about the industry we’re catering to. … More »

    Tags: Barcelona // Spain // 2010

  • A Lesson in Not Judging a Book by its Cover

    Posted by Andy Steves on October 7, 2010.

    Oct. 4

    A Lesson in Not Judging a Book by its Cover

    On my first day here in Barcelona, I went on a long walk to get oriented with the city. I had been here once before back in 2005 with my buddy Alex when we were backpacking around the continent. In an effort to save money, we booked the … More »

    Tags: Barcelona // Gaudi // 2010 // Spain // Catalunya

  • Hola Barcelona!

    Posted by Andy Steves on October 3, 2010.

    Sept. 31

    Today, Pat and I made the easy connection into Barcelona. A couple days before, I received an email warning that there was a general public strike scheduled for our day of travel, Wednesday. When it comes to travel, I find that having some flexibility in my schedule is endlessly … More »

    Tags: Barcelona // 2010 // Spain

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Reagan Brown, Southeast Missouri State University

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I absolutely loved my WSA experience. I traveled to Rome over Easter Weekend and was able to do so many incredible things while I was there. We stayed at the Yellow Hostel which is kind of far from a lot of things but it was so much better than I was expecting it to be. I would definitely...

Reagan Brown, Southeast Missouri State University ~ Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, Spring 2016

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