Travel Blogs from Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands

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Paella and Happy Park, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Paella and Happy Park

A travel blog entry by whereshegoes

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... we made our way to an Irish Pub where we met a bunch of Irish locals. Friends from home for Paul! I am just about done in Barcelona and am getting ready to move on. I do understand though, how people can come here a vacation but end up living here for ...

Big city bussle, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Big city bussle

A travel blog entry by amullett

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... then grabbed the bag and ran. They have this sort of thing down to an art it would seem... Something I wish I had done was visit the Camp Nou: Barcelona FC's home ground and one of the most historic and famous stadiums in the world. Oh well. ...

Parc del Carmel, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Parc del Carmel

A travel blog entry by whereshegoes

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... “Tres!“ from our sweet little Franco. It was one of those expected precious moments that only children can produce. The view of Barcelona was magnificent from the top of the hill in "my" unassuming park. I had no idea this place was so immense! ...

Fat Falafels and Midnight Laundry Sessions, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Fat Falafels and Midnight Laundry Sessions

A travel blog entry by whereshegoes

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... development but at least I get emails and hear their sweet little voices on the phone now and then. I got to Barcelona and was warned repeatedly of the pickpocketers. I heeded their advice securing my bags and made my way down La Rambla. The warm air ...

Rumble on La Rambla, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Rumble on La Rambla

A travel blog entry by jr_riel

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Barcelona, Spain Things We Did: 1st Day- Slept in until dinnertime 1st Night- Strolled down Las Ramblas, watched local performers, including a band of gypsies playing "Guantanamera" Dinner on waterfront (I had the seafood paella and ...

Here come the Weirdos and Wackos, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Here come the Weirdos and Wackos

A travel blog entry by whereshegoes

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... . Luckily, she caught them and they gave it back, laughing at her giving her a thumbs up. I was told to be very careful in Spain and now I understand why. It seems to be a game to try and rip people off here. That's not cool. That night, a large group ...

Walk through the park, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Walk through the park

A travel blog entry by whereshegoes

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... share secrets in. Fernanda, Efrat and I drank sangria and soaked up the atmosphere. I think I may have finally gotten “Lo siento“ and “De Nada“ straightened out. Everyone got a big chuckle when I bumped Lory in the head with my locker door and I kept ...

Adios Barcelona !  , Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Adios Barcelona !

A travel blog entry by ricknelsie

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... in that Barcelona shoe store! By 2:30pm, we were at our hotel picking up our luggage and catching a cab to the cruise terminal at Port of Barcelona.  It wasn't long before we had some cruise ships in eye sight.  Finding the right ...

Day 1, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Day 1

A travel blog entry by nat_and_ant

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... of the markets. Our hotel is great. We have a rooftop sun bed area which is awesome. The weather is about 25 degrees. I love Barcelona and Ant does too. The people here are lovely. When i was carrying my suitcase up the stairs a man helped me. People ...

Barcelona - Day 2, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Barcelona - Day 2

A travel blog entry by lkjr77

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... the Santa Caterina Market. It's an old roman acropolis that was rebuilt to be a common meeting place for the citizens of barcelona. The roof is a huge curvy thing with digitized, very pixelated, images of fruit on it. Citizens here don't buy things in ...

History lesson on barca as told by max, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

History lesson on barca as told by max

A travel blog entry by lisakatemclean

... /rulers/civilisations tried to conquer it. The Moors (Medieval Muslims that inhabited areas around North Africa) succeeded in conquering southern Spain and when they got the citadal the Spanish kind of knew they were coming and were like "yep cool you can ...

Barca Hearts Cold Meat, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Barca Hearts Cold Meat

A travel blog entry by cupcrazy1994

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... This is La Boqueria, a dizzying display of smells that change at every corner. Fresh fish. Cured pig. Colorful fruit and vegetables. This was our introduction to Barcelona cuisine. But, the honey moon is the honey moon and then you get to the prospect of ...

Back to Barce, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Back to Barce

A travel blog entry by jtpharr

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... and it“s location close to the sea and the rest of Europe. So it was decided, my return to Spain, whenever that would be, would be back to Barcelona, and so here I am. Spending roughly 5 months on the road bouncing from city to city, hostel to ...

On the move., Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

On the move.

A travel blog entry by krister80

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... wall cloud and we were able to fly right into in, make way for some beautiful scenery and light. I arrived in Barcelona and grabbed a cab to my place.  Because of the storm, my flight was running late and I was meeting someone at the apartment at ...

LATE night out in Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

LATE night out in Barcelona

A travel blog entry by southbaykg

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I still have some updating to do from our last day in Nice, but last night was a great time here in Barcelona. We were on the train ALL DAY yesterday from Nice, with a 3 hour layover in Montpelier, France. It was cool though, we met two canadians and ...

Spanish supper, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Spanish supper

A travel blog entry by dmlogan

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We want to live like the Spanish so we went to a Mediterranean restaurant tonite and had 3 choices of tapis (which is basically appetizers) and a Pealla which is Spanish rice with all sorts of fish and meats and veggies. Was really yummy. The restaurant ...

Our last day in Barcelona - with ups and downs, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Our last day in Barcelona - with ups and downs

A travel blog entry by eugineanded

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We had a fabulous day today during the day. Went to see Gaudi's unbelievable Sagra Familia and also La Peredra. Had lunch where Kim recommended - Les Quatro Gats - a historical place where Picasso and Gaudi used to hang out. Then we headed to the ...

Barthelona... more like funalona!!!, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Barthelona... more like funalona!!!

A travel blog entry by anna_and_andrea

Barcelona is really hard to leave... Our whole trip has been sooo amazing, but we had so much fun in Barcelona! For starters... we met a few people in Gimmelwald, Switzerland (Lily from New Hampshire and brothers Matthew and Ryan from Canada). We ...

Barcelona Explorer, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Barcelona Explorer

A travel blog entry by pilotl

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... facade behind which gives an interesting colourful effect.   From there it was quite a long trip on the underground to go and see Camp Nou, Barcelona FC's home stadium. We chose not to go inside because it was WAY WAY WAY too expensive, it was ...

Barcelona Day 2, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Barcelona Day 2

A travel blog entry by carriekennebeck

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... eclair and chocolate croissant with coffee and tea. We also had an orange juice, which I have to say that in both Paris and Barcelona it is freshly squeezed and delicious. We then headed down to the beach to take a scooter tour of Barcelona. It wound ...

Quickie Tour of Barcelona and Andorra, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Quickie Tour of Barcelona and Andorra

A travel blog entry by carpefeline

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... way around a few roundabouts and go back in the same direction and we finally decide that I will follow the signs towards Spain and Barcelona until we are out of Andorra and then maybe the GPS won't be lost anymore. The police haven't started manning the ...

Barcelona 2, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Barcelona 2

A travel blog entry by redtilly

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... we had lunch (paella for me) and then finished the blue route on the bus.  Then we had a look around the little lanes of the Barri Gotic area and then it was time to catch the bus back to the camp. Lovely weather and a great few days in Barcelona. ...

Shenanigans and eating shit, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Shenanigans and eating shit

A travel blog entry by sanger.kayl

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... a normal park designed by Gaudi that became popular after the Olympics were held here. This is where the salamander is that people know Barcelona for. On the walk to the park, we had to walk up some long and steep steps and what happened? I completely ...

Bartzelona !, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Bartzelona !

A travel blog entry by peterconnor

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... little cafe across from the hotel I enjoyed a breakfast of muesli and natural yogurt and fresh tomato on bread and covered with sheep pecorino; that was the best breakfast since landing in Spain and the coffee was good. More to come and much to tell. ...

Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Barcelona

A travel blog entry by mcopeland

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... less plane change and Economy Plus (extra legroom) all the way. After a sleepless flight (2 movies and Sudoku) we arrived in Barcelona and have been here the past 3 days.  I’ve had a harder time this trip adjusting to the 6 hour time ...

La casa, la dolce Grącia, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

La casa, la dolce Grącia

A travel blog entry by mittelmeer

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Grącia č il dolce quartiere di Barcellona che mi ospita. E' tutto un telaio di vie che si incrociano a scacchiera rettangolare, larghe poco pił di cinque metri. Da finestrelle e balconi di ferro come nei carrugi di Genova o nella Marina di Cagliari si ...

The last official ride day......, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

The last official ride day......

A travel blog entry by tyamkovy

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Howdy all, Well, not sure yet but this may be the last official ride day of the trip..we are heading back to Barcelona ..... and I shall interject that I still can not get used to how late they eat here....supper is usually around 9....I am sitting at a ...

Disney Mediterranean Cruise- Prep and Travel, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Disney Mediterranean Cruise- Prep and Travel

A travel blog entry by selenapan9

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... say? Iceland blew up. Who knew? But our airline came through, so good on ya Iberia. So we had made it to Barcelona, to thehotel, and were ready to get on the cruise for the next day!! Ratings Disney Customer Service Line: *** (annoying grandma woman ...

Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Barcelona

A travel blog entry by kcomai

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... didn't have time to fit in a 2nd visit.  :-( Other than the tapas bars, we definitely enjoyed the city itself.  Barcelona is a beautiful, clean city.  We had a nice, modern hotel (again, budget), and the guy here was so helpful with our ...

Sightseeing in Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Sightseeing in Barcelona

A travel blog entry by colin_tameka

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... I will get my CHEAP massage from the thai ladies) its 5 euro for approximately 5-10 mins. We then went to the Barcelona FC stadium and we were VERY dissapointed the Real Madrid stadium was WAY better and less crowds!! Apparently this stadium is the 2nd ...

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