Catalunya Express

General Contreras 16 , Tarragona, Costa Dorada, Catalonia, 43004, Spain and Canary Islands | 2 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Tarragona

Spinning teacups are bad m'kay?!

A travel blog entry by francethedance


Buenos dias! So, Tarragona is... nice. Only an hour from Barcelona by train, its a smallish coastal town that has ancient Roman ruins dotted around so it has become known as "the Rome of Spain" and thatīs pretty much its entire claim to fame. Oh, apart from a festival each year where they try to build the tallest human tower but sadly we missed …

Baixa de la Cucafera

A travel blog entry by penguinchris


... first then took the metro to Estacio de Sants where we had just missed a train. There was a bit of a wait for the next one so we went for a walk and stopped for a Vichy Catalan at the quiet square on Carrer de Riego. The next train was late, of course and Platform 9 was stiflingly hot but eventually we were on the train and heading south.

Our first choice for hotel was Placa de la Font because it is so well placed for much of what is going on but it was full so we ...

The Baixada de l'Aliga

A travel blog entry by penguinchris


... the evening menu being more expensive than the day time one.

The food arrived and was very good, except for the fruit platters for dessert which looked pretty but where generally under-ripe. However when the bill arrived, it was clear that we had been charged the full rate of €18. This was slightly disappointing. They had seen us looking at the menu del dia when we arrived and should at least have been polite enough to explain their mistake. ...

My Trip Around Europe

A travel blog entry by morgan749

Day 9: We left Barcelona quite early this morning because today we are going to Salou. We are stopping in Salou for the day for a break from our travelling around Europe and we stayed on the beach for the day which was lovely and warm and we had lots of fun to. Our day in Salou was fun and relaxing and we are looking forward to ...

An early night? Don't even think about it.

A travel blog entry by penguinchris


... for their dancing, whilst the people who have been carrying them around town for over an hour get the chance to recover a little. The atmosphere is relaxed as tourists (not many) and locals get close up photos of the giants and youngsters use them as a slalom course or try to peep under their skirts to see what's there, generally tolerated by the grown ups. And then the band starts up with the first few stirring bars of Amparito Roca, the locals start to clap in time and as one, ...

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This 2 star hotel, located on General Contreras 16 , Tarragona, is near Amfiteatre Roma, Cathedral, AquaPark Safari Aqualeon, and Archaeology Museum of Tarragona (Museu Nacional Arqueologic de Tarragona).
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TripAdvisor Reviews Catalunya Express Tarragona

3.50 of 5 stars Very Good