On Sunday I moved to Navia, the small town on the northern coast of Spain (in Asturias) that I’m teaching in. Well, actually, I’ve temporarily moved into the house of my adviser and his family, while I look for a place to live. They live in a nearby village, not in Navia. So far, it’s been really nice staying with his family, but I’m hoping to find a place of my own (or an apartment to rent with other people) soon.
The area is beautiful. Very rural. And the people have so far been very friendly and helpful. I’m excited to start exploring around the area. There are beautiful paths along the cliffs that follow the ocean, and I’m hoping maybe this weekend or next to start trekking around on them. (Right now I’m trying to decide if I should go out for a run after I finish this, or stay in and start working on my TEFL certificate again… it’s so beautiful out, I think the run will probably win.) Continue reading