Keep on Writing for Yourself – Give it a Brain Dump

Recently I have been writing a lot, which does not really show on this blog because none of it was published! Part of it was to re-find my joy in writing and the other was simply a brain dump. I have been writing in my journal, just jotting down what my thoughts are and the … Read more Keep on Writing for Yourself – Give it a Brain Dump

It is About You

Just some thoughts I was thinking whilst on the plane. Feel free to leave your thoughts and interpretations in the comments! You need to go find yourself. You need your journeys alone. To explore. To spend time with yourself. But you need a base. You need to settle yourself, ground yourself. You need to have … Read more It is About You

Heading into the Big Badalona Woods

The other day, I headed straight to Sants Estacio to make my way to Badalona. It’s a municipality just North-East of Barcelona, check out the map below for the exact location. Once I had arrived, my initial intention was to just walk straight up north into the large green area. I was going to take … Read more Heading into the Big Badalona Woods

Transforming Your Life in an Instant

Over time I’ve constantly sought new goals, trying new things and rarely succeeding in any of them. It’s the expectation that if you want something bad enough, you’ll get it in an instant. Though that’s not the case. They say if you want it bad enough, you’ll find a way. Otherwise, you’ll find an excuse … Read more Transforming Your Life in an Instant

Monestir de Pedralbes

This post is about a monastery, the monastery of Pedralbes or as the locals know it, those that know of its existence that is, Monestir de Pedralbes. I found out about this place through my trusty navigator, Google Maps. It’s a useful tool when you know you want to explore somewhere new in your area … Read more Monestir de Pedralbes

To Tibidabo

Ever since re-watching episodes of Friends and seeing that one episode where Joey tells the story of how he was backpacking through Western Europe and hiking up Mount Tibidabo, it was a sort of reminder of how close I am to such amazing feats, that I must take advantage of. Where is it? Assuming my … Read more To Tibidabo

Spanish Class Reflection

Spanish class reflection will not be about reviewing how the class was taught or if it necessarily improved my ability in Spanish. This article is about what else I learnt about how to learn and what it made me realise about life tasks in general. There are so many ways to learn something, from immersion … Read more Spanish Class Reflection

Learning Spanish

When you’ve lived in a foreign country for more than nine months and still aren’t semi-conversational in the language, it’s probably time to start taking classes. I have tried to learn Spanish by myself through using Babbel, Duolingo, many other apps, general self-study and multiple other methods, except one, sitting in a classroom with others … Read more Learning Spanish