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Days 1 – 3: Madrid Arrival & Orientation
  • Arrive in Madrid and meet your Global Works leader to begin the adventure
  • Settle into our Madrid accommodations near the Puerta Del Sol
  • Visit the Museo del Prado or Museo Reina Sofia, the Royal Palace, and stroll through Retiro Park
  • Partake in a guided, educational tour of the historic city center, orient ourselves and learn more about the rich history and culture of the Spanish Capital
  • Take a break from all the activity to enjoy some typical churros con chocolate at one of Madrid’s most historic and famous churrerias
  • Our time in Madrid ends with dinner and a Flamenco show at a traditional tablao
Days 4 – 6: Amayuelas Sustainable Living Community & Service Projects
  • Experience a contrast to the bustling, big city experience of Madrid with 3 days in Amayuelas de Abajo, a small village community focused on sustainable living
  • Learn about sustainable living, and assist the community members with some of the their larger projects. Projects may include the restoration of original buildings, adobe brick-making, and daily tasks such as gardening and bread making
  • We have a  blast working aside community members who are excited to share their history and knowledge with us
  • Practice our Spanish and have fun joining the community lifestyle
Days 7 – 9: Valencia Environmental Conservation Service Projects
  • Say goodbye to our friends in Amayuelas and continue our journey to Valencia on the Mediterranean coast
  • We have the opportunity to collaborate with local and international volunteers at multiple sites throughout the area
  • The Valencia region is at the forefront of environmental restoration, conservation and education in Spain due to the region’s history with over development and subsequent damage to the native wetlands
  • Get ready to put on some waders and learn about the native species of birds, fish, turtles and plants
  • Projects may include restoring dune habitats, distributing plants throughout the wetland water filters, removing invasive species, and maybe even feeding baby birds by hand
  • In the late afternoons and evenings, we enjoy swimming, biking to the beach, and exploring Valencia’s many historic and artistic wonders
  • On the last night, a farewell dinner and celebration brings to a close an unforgettable time in this city
Day 10: Departure
  • Pack our bags and depart for the Valencia airport to begin our journey home. It’s difficult to leave, but we are happy to share our stories and pictures with family and friends

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