Travel Blogs from Barcelona
... olives, and imported **** from the commercial port 1/2 mile away), we finally found a lady who spoke a lick of English... she told us we were 10 minutes away so we started walking. I wore the wrong shoes today. Tried wearing my dressy shoes with Dr. Scholl's pads in them because that's where some money is stashed and didn't want to leave it at the hotel. Bad idea. shortly after we started walking my feet started hurting.
... at how packed the Barcelona beach was. Last time I was there in 2006, it was cold and deserted. In May, it's packed and lively! Plus, the street food vendors were out of this world. I would recommend skipping a sit down lunch and eating from one of those next time.
4. Sitting at the ****** International Beer Bar (because Anthony was desperate for craft beer) and rocking out to horrible 80's music videos. It was pretty epic actually.
... pure geometric forms found in nature. Despite its massiveness, the interior is light and relatively open. Stained glass on every side brings in elegant and vivid colors.
I also visited Park Güell, another Gaudí design. Here there is a focus on mosaics and flowing, organic forms. A completely whimsical space with slanted archways, lilly pad canopies, and mosaic salamanders to add to the character. It is situated at the ...
... sunny and the idea of being near the water was just too tempting. We arrived in Sirmione a narrow peninsula, just four kilometers long, famous since ancient times for it's healthy spa water and took a stroll along the shore enjoying the views of the mountains in the distance. Lunch and gelatto followed and then a drive to Garda, a city further up the east coast of the lake. All is all, it was a lovely day away from the hustle and bustle of the city. We ...
... right queue was only now serving E108. So after another 15 mins there I get to the window in that queue and a very helpful gentleman then told me the process.
First, go to the information queue and see if if can get onto the train that you want, then get a number from the ticket machine and queue in the advance sales windows. Wow, mould have been good to know this half and hour ago. No matter, I already had my ticket and they were now serving E123. By my calcs I might make it ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services