Travel Blogs from Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands

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Christmas Reflections, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Christmas Reflections

A travel blog entry by micheletapiolas

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... in the sights of street artists and artisan stalls. I considered that it was the perfect environment for pickpockets with maximum distractibility and the jostling of people. I ensured that I kept my hands in my coat pockets.  We stopped at a lovely ...

My Last Night in Barcelona..., Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

My Last Night in Barcelona...

A travel blog entry by h_hurst

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... -known museums, but it was totally worth the visit! It takes you underground to the ruins of the Roman city (Bacino) that present-day Barcelona is built on top of. I got to see old city walls, laundry shops, baths, old church courtyards, fish market and ...

Park Guell, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Park Guell

A travel blog entry by lashez

... way down to the nearest metro. Walking down a street full of souvenir shops. We stopped inside one and bought a Catalonia flag pin. The people are Barcelona regard themselves as Catalonian over Spanish. We found the metro and headed home for a siesta. We ...

Barce Beach Day, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Barce Beach Day

A travel blog entry by drewduhon

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One of the first things we heard at Barcelona, besides the crazy hours, is that you have to go to the beach.  Unfortunately, the beaches in the city proper are ok, but very touristy and expensive.  If you have the time and wherewithal, however, ...

Panoramic views @ Montju´c, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Panoramic views @ Montju´c

A travel blog entry by superzoom

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... until it became a museum a few decades ago. Montju´c was the main sight at the 1929 Universal Expo held in Barcelona, and many constructions where built at the time, for example the impressive structure of what is today’s Catalonian National ...

Touring Barca, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Touring Barca

A travel blog entry by dewolffamily

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We are still in Barcelona and having a great time. Yoday we decided to do the tourist thing like we did in New York. Not very cool, but taking a guided bustour is the best way to get to know a city really fast. Like I said we did this in NY and it rea;;y ...

Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Barcelona

A travel blog entry by blonde_abroad

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... to fall in love with such a vibrant city! Out of all the churches, ancient ruins and historical buildings and sites I have seen in Europe, Barcelona's most famous building the La Sagrada Familia impressed me the most! This giant Basilica is one of Antoni ...

Yay Barcelona :), Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Yay Barcelona :)

A travel blog entry by taramarika

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... I met a girl named Melanie in my hostel room, she is from the States. She was studying abroad in England and decided to take a quick trip to Barcelona then to Rome before she heads home. Shes the cutest person ever, and shes 5 months pregnant. It was ...

Sunny days in Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Sunny days in Barcelona

A travel blog entry by taramarika

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Well my time in Barcelona is coming near an end :(. I fly tomorrow to London. I┤ve met some great people its been fun. Hung out with Kristina and Karyn yesterday. We went to the beach and then we went to another Park and walked around. Also we wondered ...

Amigas Cheetahs in Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Amigas Cheetahs in Barcelona

A travel blog entry by samikay

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... ;Then, after the bike tour, we took another eleven mile hike through Park Guell.  (If you are ever in Barcelona, this is highly recommended!)  And finally today we got up early and went to sit out on the beach.  It was the most relaxing day ...

back home, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

back home

A travel blog entry by tarah51

back home, to begin the soul destroying mission that is finding an apartment in barcelona. i swear, i must have seen 20 in the last 3 days. so bad. anyway. i am supposed to be looking now... so i will go. thats the update ...

Spain....┐Bien o Mal?, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Spain....┐Bien o Mal?

A travel blog entry by davisa157

... be cooler and we could take a couple of days to recoup after all the trouble. This was probably the best decision we have made and Barcelona has been absolutely amazing we went for a walk last night on the pier and put our feet in the ocean.  We ...

So much to see and do!, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

So much to see and do!

A travel blog entry by dbats

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... strangers appear to be the feature of the shot.     We walked down to the bus stop and en route we came across a headless street performer. Barcelona is full of them.  We caught the bus home and had a siesta after our arduous walking ...

Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Barcelona

A travel blog entry by exploreamerica

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... a boat ride and enjoyed the sites.     Next we went to visit the Barcelona Olympic Stadium.  They still had a great display and Olympic Museum.  We saw stadiums, fields and the museum had tons of ...

Picasso and Catalonia Museums, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Picasso and Catalonia Museums

A travel blog entry by exploreamerica

... to Catalonia works over the past millennium.  The museum was beautifully situated on top of a high hill overlooking downtown Barcelona.  Later we visited Barcelona Museum of History which rested over incredible Roman ruins. At night we hit the ...

Bustling Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Bustling Barcelona

A travel blog entry by amsmitty

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Here we are in Barcelona- a much more tropical and funky city. We are having a blast so far, walking down the famous Las Ramblas avenue lined with palm trees,street performers, flower stands, birds in cages and other novelties. We also walked through an ...

Beautiful Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Beautiful Barcelona

A travel blog entry by goalie121

... from one of the best beaches that I have ever been to makes up for it. We have been to a whole bunch of beaches on this trip and Barcelona's is the best. A huge stretch of good sand, with lots of people who just want to have a good time. It is calm and ...

The boys in Barca, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

The boys in Barca

A travel blog entry by smirky

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... fun and have made our short time here very memorable. We strolled down the las rambles after a nice supper looked at a clock and realised that we had a good hour before our train then the british penchant for messing with the worlds time dawned on us ...

Barcelona is one beautiful city!, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Barcelona is one beautiful city!

A travel blog entry by clareandbuzz

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... , and burger sliders.  Of course wine and beer and all this served to us in a place overlooking the beautiful vista of Barcelona. Great night poviding us with a good chance to meet the other wedding guests.  Friday was the wedding day!  We ...

Bar-the-lona, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Bar-the-lona

A travel blog entry by amandai

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... stop over was worth while..then out of the blue I mysteriously ran into a guy from work who accompanied me to Barcelona with his wife!!! totally weird. It was reminiscent of the Truman show, like big brother (KPMG) is always ...

alert-alert. breaking news, Barcelona Spain, Spain travel blog

alert-alert. breaking news

A travel blog entry by kerick13

Hi all, first of all the bride does barcelona then barcelona does the bride !!!!!! 3 hours in barcelona, down to the hotel restaurant for dinner. Half way through dinner the brides phone gets half inched (pinched) rest of the evening spent at the police ...

Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Barcelona

A travel blog entry by b.a.manzella

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The train from Montepellier to Barcelona was cool, had to stop on the border town for a couple of hours. Got an espresso. Had to line up for 45mins in Montpellier because the machines don't accept foreign credit cards. Walked for miles to get to the ...

Amway China Gaudy Style, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Amway China Gaudy Style

A travel blog entry by showme

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... , Spirit Fire and Pyro XS shows. Later we took taxis down to Las Ramblas for stroll and had good food and nice Spanish wine. Viva Barcelona! ... Stillman Theater ∼ www.stillman.info Phoenix Productions ∼ ...

Hola from Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Hola from Barcelona

A travel blog entry by segacs

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... the Pont de Gard to see the Roman aqueducts and take photos. There was also a fire at the border between France and Spain, and lots of billowing clouds of smoke greeted our entrance into Spain. The campsite we're staying at just outside Barcelona is ...

Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Barcelona

A travel blog entry by theskinners

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íHola! from Barcelona. The train here seemed longer than the last.. maybe because we didn┤t get free stuff this time. We did have great views of the Mediterranean though. The first evening here we went to see Flamenco. Now for those of you ...

Para Vale, tengo la sombra del viento!, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Para Vale, tengo la sombra del viento!

A travel blog entry by somanyroads

... el libro que tanto me recomendaste, La sombra del Viento!!! asi que ma˝ana lo empezare a leer. Hoy recorrimos caminando todo Barcelona, creo que estamos promediando unos 10 a 15 km por dia, estamos re cansados, pero felices de estar conociendo juntos ...

Sagrada Familia Basilica, Barcelona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Sagrada Familia Basilica

A travel blog entry by lindasniderhurt

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... to the project. Today it is NOT finished and it will not be until 2026! That is almost 150 years! The outside is intricate and stories in stone everywhere you can see. I could have spent the entire day just looking at that. Every side is different. I ...

Bodysurfing in the Med?, Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Bodysurfing in the Med?

A travel blog entry by beckerworldtrip

... it. But for a little kid, the physical exertion pays a price, and that price is early evening crankiness. Only in Spain, 'early evening' is ten at night and smack in the middle of pizza. Back at the apartment we played Catch Phrase on the IPAD, which has ...

"We'll Figure it Out"

A travel blog entry by cutiebanana

... 'merica and we set out in search of transport to Burgos.  The earliest bus was too late so we went over to the train station and were able to get tickets for an earlier time.  Shortly we were on our way to Burgos, soon to embark upon the next ...

Cold.. Cold... Cold....... Getting warmer...., Barcelona, Spain travel blog

Cold.. Cold... Cold....... Getting warmer....

A travel blog entry by steven_lamothe

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...  the rest of the city. Where I go from here is still a mystery, although I did reserve a ticket to the south of spain, and then to Lisbon, I may change my plans. Sorry for the choppy sentances, my time is almost up at thi internet cafe and I ...

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