AC Hotel Som by Marriott
Travel Blogs from L'Hospitalet de Llobregat
Well our second stay in Barcelona wasn't as long. We tried to visit a couple other parts that we didn't get to before, but mostly, as usual, we'll remember the food we had.
We stayed a little on the outskirts, which we do a few times on our trip because Terri has Marriott points and some hotels cost very few points when they are not in the …
This trip was originally planned with friends. They couldn't make it as the trip date approached so I decided to go ahead and take a solo vacay. I can truly say I am very happy I still decided to do such. I have learned so much about myself on this trip. I have learned that we must challenge who we think we are to discover who we were meant to be. I have a new sense of self; of purpose. This is the beginning of my new journey and purpose in ...
... on the walk back to meet the bus.
We then proceeded to pick up our step-on guide for Barcelona; actually, we met him outside of the Cathedral of Barcelona, and he led us on an excellent guided tour of this historic cathedral, which was first founded in the 13th century. He also led us outside the cathedral on a walking tour of the adjacent St. James Plaza, where he showed us the part of the plaza where Columbus was ...
... at a daunting 190 mph, and arrived 2 hours and 40 minutes later. The journey had begun. Having made my way through the metro system, and arriving at my hostel at late evening, I checked in, dropped my bags off, and met up with friends for Tapas and drinks. Already, we were off to a good start.
Now my first full day exploring and adventuring the city was Friday, a buzzing, electric day for any major metropolitan area, but for Barcelona, just another regular day. As a city ...
... then we looked on the hotel's website and google maps and thought we had found where it was supposed to be. We jumped in another cab and he dropped us about 5 minutes away and told us the streets so walk down, so we did and ended up in the same spot! The cab driver ripped us off big time. By the we were all so worried and frustrated and thought about booking a different hotel. We found a bike store that had really nice ...
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