My Spring was definitely a lot more eventful than my fall. Instead of boring you with a trillion words about what I did, I’ll just post a few of my favorite pictures to show you. Enjoy!
That time a news crew decided to take our tour group picture
new friends from the hostel, “La Banda”
Drinkin with Parisians
View from La Banda Hostel
Spent so much time up here sipping wine and taking in the views
That time it snowed and it was awesome.
Well hello violent protest
Feeling a bit homesick, and get this nice package from Ryan on Valentines day!
Went through Atocha train station and visited the memorial on the anniversary of the March 11th terrorist attacks
Very powerful scene.
I watched a police officer put down a candle and hug his buddy crying. definitely something I’ll never forget
Dublin: St. Patrick’s Day Weekend
my morning routine at Brother Hubbard!
my friends always knew where to find me
Time to start celebrating!
Our first real Irish pub beers
The Guinness Factory!
Enjoying our perfect Guinnesses
Certified Guinness Pourers
It was a party in there!
Water: just one of the ingredients in a perfect guinness
Failing pouring my beer
my goodness my guiness
The famous Temple Bar!
Trying to be Irish
St. Patrick’s Day Parade!
Meeting up with an old friend!
Can’t believe we were there!
One of the highlights was seeing LSU march in the parade!!
They played the fight song right in front of me!
I was completely hoarse, but I got out a few cheers!
And you can’t forget the country concert we went to at the O2 the same weekend!
… And we snuck into standing room only for the Band Perry..
and creeped our way up for the Rascal Flatts…
Until we were front row for Brad Paisley, the closing act.
the beautiful city of Valencia
Horchata… this stuff is amazing!
Agua de Valencia and Paella Valenciana!
Rented a bike and rode it to the beach!
And rode past the arts and sciences buildings
And met some crazy dancing Aussies
And split these beauties with them
Hung out with some incredibly cool people
no really.. they were awesome.
my mom and I kicked it in Amsterdam
and ordered all sorts of fun drinks
I was so happy to see her! I missed her a lot
We tried all sorts of food
Walked into the red light district..
and tripped over a boob.
Such a gorgeous city.
and the Tulips were blooming!
We smelled funky smells everywhere we went..
dreamed of living on a house boat
admired the beautiful architecture
drank more glasses of wine than I could count
And ate more Indonesian food than I thought was possible
And dont forget the crepes!
oh right, and that cheese tasting
In the end, it was an incredible trip!
Bringing the fam to El Tigre. Golden.
Barcelona: Under Construction.. I still haven’t unpacked my camera!
Getting jamon carved off the leg!
Kickin it with a cow!
Champagne and chocolate to greet us at the door!
Random Night out in Madrid!
What would you do without your friends giving you birthday wet willies?
Miss this girl!
And when you hang out to often.. you start dressing alike and not even noticing until the end of the night..
Is that sand?? No Maury, that’s snow..
One of my new favorite cities.
I love my french peeps!! Never met a french girl I couldn’t kick it with!
Hanging at a Ruin Bar! Bring me back to Budapest!
I can’t explain how much I loved Budapest
The little Princess
Being weird with some fellow weirdos
This is still one of the best meals I’ve ever had. Beef Goulash
Buda side of Budapest! I’ll be back here.
Gypsy party ringing in the summer. Incredible, 100% local experience I’ll never forget.
Rice stuffed mussels with lemon… the best street food ever
Asia side! I went to Asia!
In the Hagia Sophia!!
The blue mosque!
Men would play this just out in the open air
traditional turkish breakfast
beautiful park in the middle of istanbul
men washing their feet outside a mosque
more rice stuffed mussels!
inside the blue mosque
view of the old city!
Beautiful view from the Topkapi Palace
that time I met the guy on the bill… sort of
where you are in the world
take me here
Cliffs of Moher
the cliffs… defining moment.
new pub crawl friends!
crawl night 2
this was definitely not a good idea
nope. not a good idea
Some of the BEST memories of my life came out of these past 10 months. I never would have imagined it could have turned out this incredible, and I thank everyone I met along the way for making it possible!! I love you all! This one’s in the books, y’all!