Anna Whetzle

Anna Whetzle is a native New Yorker currently teaching English in Madrid, Spain. She graduated from Bates College, a small liberal arts college in Maine, where she studied history and Spanish, but mostly just tried to stay warm. After graduation, she packed up and moved to Spain. She loves traveling (experiencing the different places mostly through getting lost/ food/ history/art in that order) and meeting new people. Feel free to connect with her on social media and to check out her other articles!

Not Your Grandma’s Guide: Reina Sofia Museum

Not Your Grandma’s Guide: Reina Sofia Museum

The PINC International Immersion girls always hit up the Reina Sofia during orientation week, have you been yet? Now, I know a ton of people never set foot in a museum unless they are dragged there, but the Reina Sofia is really must-see cultural center in Madrid and in Spain, in general. The building and […]

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Mobile Apps for Travel Part II: Ready? Set, Jet!

Mobile Apps for Travel Part II: Ready? Set, Jet!

Okay, so a while ago we wrote an article on some of the best apps for travel, including: Airbnb, Hopper, Tripit, Wordreference, and Google Translate. With summer fast approaching, its time to update our phones and get ready for our beach vacays. My favorite mobile app will always be Instagram, but here is an updated list […]

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Not Your Grandma’s Guide: Retiro Park, Madrid

Not Your Grandma’s Guide: Retiro Park, Madrid

Retiro is insanely pretty and a must-see while in Madrid. Here is our guide to some of the hot spots in the park, and, no, we are not talking about Wifi hotspots. We will provide you with where to go and why to go.  If you aren’t so into walking, you could also rent a […]

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Not Your Grandma’s Guide: Plaza Mayor, Madrid

Not Your Grandma’s Guide: Plaza Mayor, Madrid

Plaza Mayor is right in the center of Madrid. Its on all the “must-see lists” and someone probably told you that you have to go see it. But here’s the thing- why go to these places if you don’t know what’s there? So thats where we come in…. What Actually Happened in Plaza Mayor? The […]

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Cracking the Prado Museum

Cracking the Prado Museum

How to Get In and Out in No Time! When it comes to museums and traveling, sometimes they start to look the same. So before you keel over from exhaustion or blisters or boredom, check out this sneaky road map, featuring some of the top paintings at the Prado. Then let us know how you feel […]

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7 MORE Inspiring Travel Instagrams to Follow Now

7 MORE Inspiring Travel Instagrams to Follow Now

A little while ago, we published an article about some of our favorite female travel influencers on Instagram. But one list was not enough! There are so many fantastic blogs out there. So we came up with another list of some of our favorite new-comers to the world of Instagram travel blogs. We chose these blogs, […]

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7 Inspiring Travel Instagrams to Fuel Your Wanderlust

7 Inspiring Travel Instagrams to Fuel Your Wanderlust

Got a serious case of wanderlust? This list won’t help. We have put together a list of some of our favorite travel Instagram accounts. These young women are total trailblazers! Like PINC International, they generally promote the idea of unity, global citizenship, female empowerment. and their adventurous spirit is inspiring us to take the road less […]

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