Archive | August, 2014

New Year’s Eve in August

19 Aug

Only in Spain would they reenact New Year’s Eve in the hottest month of the year. Vegueta was absolutely heaving, as in there was literally zero space to move. There were massive stages with DJs and everyone ate 12 grapes at midnight and humungous balloons were released. An absolutely mad tradition. I’m not complaining though as it […]

Look who’s here

9 Aug

Last weekend’s events included the greatly anticipated arrival of my family to Gran Canaria! I had been looking forward to it all week, and the thought of seeing them definitely helped the days drag that little bit less. Although work is going well, (I now answer the telephone without throwing a little fit each time), it […]