Casa De Billy Barcelona
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If you've been keeping up with Spanish news (or have SnapChat), I'm sure you've heard all about La Mercé which is one of the largest holidays in Barcelona. Every day, there are dozens of cultural activities to choose from such as free concerts, dances, performances, and food. While I didn't go to as much as I probably should have, I got to see some of the main events and they were waaaay cool.
To kick things off, I went to a concert with a group of ...
... and adorned in all types of art. Cava and tapas were consumed, and energized me for the walk to Port Olympic to hit up a club called Opium. We managed to work our way in despite the crowd of hundreds lined up in the area, which had two other large clubs to dance as well. We danced and celebrated as the Spaniards would, welcoming the sunrise on Sunday AM. Sunday was a later start...we walked through the park on our way back to Port Olympic to experience the beach during the ...
... of the time changes. Having said that we have seen some beautiful places.
Today we took the shuttle bus into the port, it was 10 Euro return. The port is very busy with people leaving and people arriving. We were told that we needed to present ourselves for immigration but at the last minute the Spanish authorities changed their minds. There was probably too many of us. It made it easy for us as we just walk off ...
... with our Barcelona cards.
The Miro Foundation building was designed by the architect Josep Lluís Sert, a close friend of Miró, to house the Miró collection. The building is designed as a series of rooms and spaces set around a central patio in the traditional Mediterranean style.
The design makes maximum use of light and Sert's hallmark skylights are an outstanding feature of ...
... to your table in America- the same bread basket in all of Europe is FAR from free. They dont charge you for the basket- they charge you per person. I didn't eat any bread but they charged me anyway?!?!
So what ended up being more fun was the live music played by a pretty girl- who was very talented> She payed classic guitar and had a very bosa nova type sound singing classics. I guessed the girl was from Ethiopia. After ...