Travel Blogs from Barcelona
... off and other things 50% off, etc. I am set to do 2 larger pieces and 6 smaller pieces. They are oils so will take longer to dry, but found out that the water-based oils I used last year do not dry any faster than regular oils do, so did not bring those and acrylics really don't give the feeling/texture I need. (Though I usually paint in acrylics for commissions as otherwise my work would never be dry in time!)
Because the lighting/colors in Spain are different than ...
... the temperature down reduces the speed the cherries rot and get mouldy, therefore extending the shelf life. The hydrocooler water also contains chlorine (70-100%) to reduce bacterial growth on the cherries. The cherries are then stored in the cold stores until ready for packing, which is usually 1-2 days. When the cherries are packed, they are tipped into a bath of water and chlorine (50%) and then taken up on a conveyor belt to the first ...
We spent our last day in Barcelona on another Hop On Hop Off bus route to see the other side of the city. On a Saturday, the city was packed, We decided not to get off as it would have taken 3 buses to get back on with the long lines.
Our goal was to see Segrada Familia, the most important structure in Barcelona. The final design was by Antoni Gaudi, the most famous architect in Barcelona. It's undergoing resconstruction, but still a fascinating ...
... of the senses!” Rome was magnificent and majestic, Istanbul exotic and exciting, Athens was tired, Mykonos stunning and Genoa charming but Barcelona, Barcelona was flamboyant, frivolous, bold and whimsical all at the same time. I think if cities had a gender, Barcelona would definitely be all woman – curved lines bedecked with intricate wrought iron lace-work, mysterious with hidden surprises around each corner. We had chosen to do a tour, billed as ...
... there, for a few Euro, they take it on a green screen, so you can pick your background... so you get a clean photo op without any other tourists around. Pretty cool, I thought. I made my way to the only Apartment, that they allow visitors. They furnished it with authentic period pieces, but not the ones that were there from that particular apartment. And, Yes, people still live in the other apartments...they said that the cost was some crazy amount. Only for ...
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