What I Learned: Week 19

  1. Paintings are often “read” like a book from left to right.
  2. Plane tickets in Europe are more expensive this semester because the weather is “better.”
  3. Sometimes commuter trains in Spain just don’t show up.
  4. Tides are controlled by the moon and the barometric pressure.
  5. “Mudejar” was the name given to Arabs that stayed in the Iberian peninsula after the reconquest, and the resulting artistic style that combined Muslim and Christian motifs.
  6. The roof of Basílica de Nuestra Señora del Pilar is made of blue, green, and yellow tiles.
  7. Zaragoza is more than just a stop between Madrid and Barcelona.
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s