Covarrubias, Santo Domingo de Silos

Oppressive Heat, Missed Vespers, a Wedding, and Baby Heads

Group 2 — Maureen, Savannah and Weslee We visited Covarrubias, an early Castilian city. Everywhere was the seal of the Castilian kings. Adán gave us a guided tour of the Colegiate Church. Inside we saw an art gallery with late medieval religious depictions of St. Michael, St. Sebastian, St. Cecelia. There was an abundance of Marian representations. All… Read More Oppressive Heat, Missed Vespers, a Wedding, and Baby Heads

Packing, Travel

Rough Start

By Sarah — Group 3  I can’t wait to get going to Barcelona. The trip has been rough so far with our flight cancelation but luckily the group grounded together has been really cool! I did most of my packing the weekend before due to a family emergency but I still got it all laid out… Read More Rough Start


First of Many Firsts

By Monica Group 1 It is the night before we depart for the country we have been learning so much about. I am getting quite nervous for Spain. I think my nerves come from the fact that I am going to experience many ‘firsts’ on this journey. For example, my first flight ever will be… Read More First of Many Firsts