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4 days in Madrid sounds like a good idea!

Last weekend I had the opportunity to go to Europe for four days. When I planned this trip, it sounded like a good idea. I said to myself: I take the plane on Wednesday, arrive on Thursday morning, spend all Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday morning in Madrid, and then take a plane back to Miami around 5:00 PM. It sounded like the perfect plan! I had a great time in Madrid! I spent quality time with my cousin, who lives there and I never see, and hung out with two of my closest friends from home. My cousin took me to all the touristy places around the city and my friends from home made sure I had a great nightlife experience in Madrid. This trip made me realize many things that maybe I knew already but this trip made everything clearer. First, I realized that I’ve become very americanized and very used to the American culture. I thought maybe I could move to Madrid and get my masters degree there, but now I know …