Abigail Summerville

Washington and Lee University
Barcelona - Liberal Arts & Business

I'm excited to meet local people who have lived in Barcelona their whole lives who can tell me all about it- the history, culture, food, architecture, and the best places to visit. I'm also excited to meet the other students in the program and make lasting friendships. And I LOVE adventures, and can't wait to travel around Spain and to other countries as well.

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September 19, 2017

It rained two out of the three days that I was on the Spanish island of Mallorca. Our tour guide said that it only rains this much on the island about once every five years.

September 10, 2017

"Look the fish in the eyes," our IES Abroad professor told us on our food tour of La Boqueria, a famous old marketplace in downtown Barcelona. Spaniards use all of their senses when deciding what food to buy to ensure that it's fresh.

August 17, 2017

I grew up In D.C., lived in NYC for the summer and can't wait to explore another city: Barcelona. I've learned about Spain my whole life in Spanish classes and can't wait to visit the historically and culturally rich country for the first time. Here's how I'm preparing to study abroad.