Hotel Gran Derby
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... when we came out. Athena and I ended our evening with a walk up toward the exhibition building opposite our hotel. They were holding a car show so the entrance to the stairs was blocked off. We met up with Sue and Jeff, whom knew of another way to get in. Up around this corner and that street, following the throng. A massive fountain is almost at the top of the stairs and hundreds are standing around. It is dusk. The fountain is ...
... that are studying in Barcelona! It was our friend Elayna's birthday! After Pipperment we headed to Shoko (again) because Elayna also had VIP for her birthday! It was a really fun night and was so nice to see everyone from school!
The next day (Thursday the 5th) we woke up around 11 and went to another brunch place called Milk. I had eggs benedict again and it was so good and nice to have eggs again. Then we met up with our friend Deidre and she showed us
... unique style.
Following the museum, I continue around the El Born walk and end up at the Barcelona Head, an interesting bit of sculpture that was created for the Olympics back in 92 (Dream Team). This is right on the water so I decide to take a detour throughout Barcelonata, the port area which is pretty well developed. It isn't exactly the best waterfront I have been around, but it is nice and a good walk. I walk a good ...
... tracks and takes it as a short cut!
I’m NOT KIDDING! I was only
hoping he was going the right way. I was
comforted, somewhat, when we pulled up right behind the train, then passed it….on
the left. Thank goodness the train going
the other direction has JUST PASSED. I
white knuckled it all the way to the airport.
The flight was uneventful and
fast. We arrived in Barcelona at 5. Got ...
... in and left for around 4 hours or bus touring throughout Barcelona on two different routes. They have a wonderful system of double decker buses running around every 5 minutes within these routes. You can leave the tour at any time to visit particular sites, and then rejoin it. We swapped from one route (Red) to the Blue route after having lunch at an excellent restaurant in a central square, near to the major Barcelona Cathedral. On the bus tour we saw ...