Archive For The “Excited” Category

My Moroccan Suite, Hospederia Almundo Hotel in Tarifa

By | July 25, 2011

I was really desperate to find a hotel in Spain for the night of the big holiday San Juan. Everywhere was booked! Where to go, where to go? The receptionist Marta at the hostel in Makuto in Granada, called a hotel she knew in Tarifa called Hospederia Almundo & helped me booked a Moroccan Suite. […]

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First cana & tapas in Granada.

By | July 14, 2011

Walking through the Arabic Market looking for a place to grab a drink, Charlie & I found a bar with the sign offering a caña with your choice of Tapas for €1.70. Sounded good, so we went in and ordered our first caña in Granada. A caña is what the Spaniards call a small draft […]

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Working in Granada for the summer!

By | July 14, 2011

I was looking at the signs on the board in the reception of my hostel Makuto, when I saw a sign saying staff wanted. What is this? Staff wanted in one of the most picturesque places in the world? I immediately inquired with reception to see what this was all about. The position included accommodation […]

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I’m spending my summer in Sunny Spain! Olé!

By | May 19, 2009

As I mentioned in one of my first blogs( What do you REALLY want to do?), it has been a dream of mine to go to Spain! I have accepted a position with a family just outside of Madrid for three months as an Au-Pair. Super exciting! The children I will be playing with this […]

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THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE HOME!

By | May 18, 2009

After living in the Canadian Rockies for over a year, I have returned to my home : Toronto! Oh what a nice feeling to be home where I was raised! I feel like Dororthy from the Wizard of Oz with her ruby red slippers. There’s no place like home, there’s no place like home! You […]

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