City: Barcelona, Spain
This enchanting seaside city offers boundless culture, eye-popping architecture, mild climate and an endless array of dining and nightlife options. Located on the deep blue Mediterranean Sea, Barcelona is a city like no other. Its architectural treasures span 2000 years, from the Roman era to the medieval Gothic Quarter to the most modern masterpieces. The city inspired artists such as Salvador Dali and Pablo Picasso, whose works are on display in many Barcelona museums. Take a walk on Las Ramblas, enjoy some tapas, and fall in love with the splendor of Barcelona.
Host: University of Barcelona
The University of Barcelona is on Avenida Diagonal near the heart of Barcelona. The facility is modern and each classroom is equipped with comfortable seats and desks, good lighting, ventilation and blackboards. Students will have full access to the library, computer rooms and all campus facilities, including a reasonably priced campus restaurant. The campus is equipped with ramps, and is accessible to individuals with mobility issues.
"At the end of the day, I not only take with me great memories, new friends, and a part of Spain in my heart... but also a new perspective on the LGBT community."
— Liz Garduno, Whittier Law School