Scott Paulis

March 21, 2015

Barcelona

posted in Scott Paulis

tagged with , , ,

In case you were wondering, our picnic on Saturday was a success.  We hung out in the park, ate lunch, and played Frisbee for about three hours. However, the most exciting thing that happened this week is that my parents came to visit.  They flew into Barcelona on Thursday morning.  I took an overnight train […]

March 14, 2015

Toulouse, France

posted in Scott Paulis

tagged with , , ,

Last weekend, Lafayette took us to Toulouse, France. The bus ride was ten hours long, but we broke it up by stopping in San Sebastian – a small coastal town in the north of Spain. It was very pretty. Once we got to Toulouse, we were set off on our own to have dinner and […]

March 6, 2015

Adventures in Africa: Morocco – Part 2

posted in Scott Paulis

tagged with , , ,

On Sunday, we left early for the Rif Mountains.  When we had driven as far as the van could take us, we got out and then walked the rest of the way up a mountain to have lunch and a conversation with the family that lived there. The family was wonderful and our meal of […]

February 27, 2015

Adventures in Africa: Morocco Part 1

posted in Scott Paulis

tagged with , , ,

This past weekend, I had the amazing opportunity to visit Morocco.  The trip began as I rushed to the train station after finishing a Dynamics exam.  I was a little worried about time, but I ended up finishing the exam a little early and everything was fine.  We took a 5.5 hour train to Algeciras, […]

February 18, 2015

Five Weeks In

posted in Scott Paulis

tagged with , ,

This post will be a continuation of the last one.  Just to refresh your memories, I’m studying in Madrid, Spain, with 20 other friends from Lafayette and Professor Smith, who is a Mechanical Engineering professor at Lafayette. Two weeks ago, Professor Smith took us to a dinner and flamenco show.  The dinner consisted of what […]

February 15, 2015

Getting Started

posted in Scott Paulis

tagged with ,

I’ve been here in Madrid, Spain for about five weeks now.  It doesn’t really feel like it’s been that long, but when I think back to that first day, it does seem like ages ago.  I guess time does fly when you’re having fun.  Anyway, five weeks is plenty of time for more than a […]