Once Upon A Year On Erasmus

The Ultimate Erasmus Guide & more

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TARRAGONA 360 LANDSCAPE VIEW

Tarragona 360 spectacular landscape view shows the beauty of the ancient Roman city on the Mediterranean Sea from above This magnificent Tarragona 360 view was created from four different landscape images taken with a Samsung Galaxy smartphone. The pictures were then merged together and edited with Photoshop to match the points of the various edges. The shots were taken in a not-unusual…

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Tarragona Enamora
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TARRAGONA ENAMORA: WONDERS OF TARRAGONA (video)

The wonders of Tarragona, World Heritage UNESCO Site in Catalonia, Spain, in a 2-minute video Tarragona was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO on November 30th of 2000, but since its very old days, it has never stopped to impress and amaze. It’s time to pay a tribute to the oldest Roman settlement on the Iberian Peninsula (what is now Catalonia, Spain), that…

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madrid in autumn

MADRID IN AUTUMN

Visiting Madrid in autumn: discovering the capital of Spain for a nice Erasmus trip During my Erasmus I went to visit Madrid in autumn with some italian friends and some spanish people from Valladolid. Erasmus trips are always amazing, and so was this, but this had something more: we visited Madrid with a friend from Madrid being our guide. Madrid…

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Calle Comte Tarragona

CALLE COMTE – TARRAGONA

Discovering Calle Comte walking through the stylish pillars designed by artists in Tarragona In the upper Part of Tarragona there is a small street called Calle Comte / Carrer De Comte, often called Pilon’s Street. Why is it so popular? It has something really special: 76 colourful pillars brightly painted every year by different artists. Here you can see the…

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Halloween Erasmus Party
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HALLOWEEN ERASMUS PARTY

Having a great Halloween Erasmus Party with monsters mummies and morons Halloween Erasmus Party: Halloween party has never been so funny! Even if you have always been the reluctant one about dressing up or wearing a costume for Halloween, you would end up as a mummy. That’s exactly what happened to an Egyptian guy, too…

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PortAventura

PORTAVENTURA AMUSEMENT PARK, SALOU

Experiencing PORTAVENTURA with the highest and fastest rollercoaster in Europe PortAventura is an amusement park on the seaside in Salou, down south Tarragona (Catalunya – Spain). It features five theme areas based on civilizations (Mediterrània, Far West, México, China and Polynesia), one theme area based on Sesame Street, a water park, and currently a new area…

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barcelona bike tour - erasmus people in barcelona

BARCELONA BIKE TOUR

Barcelona Bike Tour: biking through the streets of the capital of Catalunya   There could have been no better day for a Barcelona bike tour on a sunny day. Lovely day spent biking and discovering the wonders of the capital of Catalunya. Greetings to the guys of AEGEE Tarragona, our guides. Cherry on top: Manu Chao concert…

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Santa Tecla Tarragona

SANTA TECLA! VISCA TARRAGONA!

Tarragona’s awesome feast including fireworks, music, giants and traditions As one of the most popular feast in Catalunya, Santa Tecla is an astonishing feast that brings everybody in the streets of Tarragona for 10 days since 1321, year in which the relic of the arm of the Saint got into the city.     In those crowded days,  you simply…

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13-SEPT: HOLI FESTIVAL OF COLOURS – BCN

Starting the Erasmus with an amazing colorful Festival in Barcelona.   Expectations were high, sun was shining up in the sky. Trains were full of people dressed up in weird ways. Pjs with sunglasses, jumpsuits, swimsuits and wigs. We all had the same destination.   Images and videos talk better than any other word or description….

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Erasmus Coordinator Meeting

BEST ERASMUS COORDINATOR MEETING EVER

Erasmus Coordinator meeting: getting unexpected great news on my meeting abroad The Erasmus Coordinator meeting is a crucial point in a guy’s Erasmus adventure: it is the moment in which your Erasmus experience starts for real. You are getting it, you’ve got the green light, everything is set. However, when you are about to leave…

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