This post is by Lisa Alaina Welch, a marketing studies major and international business minor at The Pennsylvania State University. During the summer 2012 semester she is participating in the CIEE Language and Culture program.
In the past 5 weeks I have had the amazing opportunity to travel to so many different places. At times it can become a struggle and all you do is want to slow down and have that one morning to sleep in, or have a day to aimlessly walk around Seville, but your desire to travel and explore this wonderful continent(and even other continents) can and will take you somewhere new every week. This past weekend I traveled with CIEE to Granada. After having seen countless numbers of places throughout Andalusia, the beauty of Granada was almost an unexpected surprise in the sense that I did not think this country could possibly be any more perfect.
The 8:30 am departure and 3 hour bus ride was well worth the reward. I spent the weekend exploring the city of Granada with my friends, seeing breathtaking scenery and eating AMAZING