Travel Blogs from Barcelona
... listens to me, but they did.
We swam out into the nothingness ahead, not for very long, but long enough.
We felt far away enough to be satisfied and treaded water while looking at the celebration in the sand. I looked up and saw fireworks exploding over my head.
"Guys, look up."
"This is easily one of the awesomest moments of my life."
"I'm so glad we came out here."
It was amazing.
My eyes drank in ...
... connections and made it was 30 minuets to spare which worked
our perfectly. I spelt the entire way home. The best feeling in the world was
to have a shower and enjoy a home cooked meal from abuela. Im honestly so
thankful that we have her and a place of our own to call home. Overall, Im
happy we saw Barcelona and I don’t think I could have come here without seeing
it. However, I definitely like Madrid better and know it will always hold a special
place in my ...
Today we went on an all day small group tour to Girona, a medieval town about an hour from Barcelona towards the French border. It was founded in around 76BC by the Romans. It had lots of narrow winding medieval streets with white sandstone buildings and flowers in window boxes. There was a large Roman ...
... tourists are often targeted for muggings/pick pockets etc.
In Morocco, doors took my fancy, in Lisbon and Spain it's footpaths! Nothing plain about the paths here, check out the photos!
Again eating places are many, and we settle on a small place with tables on the street, and with much hilarity order three half plates from an all Spanish menu. We have no idea what we order, but the waiter tries to explain to us that everything we have ordered contains ...
... in Spanish. Can't tell you how proud I am of them for their willingness to approach strangers and speak a foreign language that they're self-conscious about.
We found our way to the Picasso Museum this afternoon. Picasso spent his teenage years here in Barcelona and helped design this museum while he was alive. We saw incredible paintings in an academic style that he made when he was fifteen. We all came away with a new appreciation for his talent. I'm impressed by ...