Toledo

So remember the annoying guy sleeping beneath me? Well after having had a free included breakfast, a wonderful free walking tour through Madrid and a free tour of the palace you can imagine how tired I must have been. Yet my lousy roommate entered the room in the middle of the night AGAIN! But this…

Three days, three cities

Sad but filled with renewed eagerness to travel I said goodbye to my new brother and his girlfriend, entering the bus that would take me to Madrid in a day. Arriving in Madrid late at night I tried to figure out the central metro system. I asked one of the workers how to get to…

The last month

Just before I left the job I got the chance to live with a Spanish family, costing far less than the overpriced hostels that Marbellian summer provided. It gave me some privacy and certainty of having a place to sleep. Whereas one night I came home to the hostel in the morning around 5 am,…

another job another day

I found a job after a week as a cocktail waitress. Now I am not the one to think unkind of anyone, but the bar owners attitude was awful. Like a ticking time bom the Parisian man dictated us around, working long night shifts without a proper break or food, we got screamed at for nothing…

choices

Wherever you stand in life I am sure you have been faced with a ton of choices, such as what do I want to become, which school do I attend to, and so on and on… I always felt as if it didn’t matter which choices I made because it seemed as if they all…

Formalities

With a job in my pocket I figured everything would go easily from now on, but I couldn’t be more mistaken. Because you can exchange your rights within Europe, I needed a certain number called the NIE number to enhance my countries paperwork. Thus I made my choice I would work instead of exploring Spain. With…

Getting a job

First things first! If you want to have a job you have to apply for one, sadly I forgot to make a curriculum vitae back home. With no computer or printer at hand what was I to do? I decided the next best thing was the good old pen and paper. During one week I…

The Try-out

If you are like me then you probably have a burning desire to make something of yourself but your family is not really supportive. THEY know exactly what YOUR life should look like without considering who you are. As I was getting tired of my relationship and job, I decide to start my dream: travelling…