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Travel Blogs from Barcelona
... of its description in the novel. Perhaps what struck me the most was reading about Barcelona’s transformation into a relatively small city into one of riches, corruption, and elaborate architectural design, all through the protagonist, Onofre. Onofre had humble origins and I could see that Barcelona had small beginnings as well. As Onofre grows in power, so does the city. The vestiges of these World Exhibitions ...
... with the same problem. My first thought....my hair straighteners! There were a few girls in the queue who were thinking the same. I identified my case and the lady asked me if I had any alcohol in my case, "nope", clothes iron, "nope" oh well you can take your case!! No idea why it was kept back and didn't hang about to see what they were taking off other people, I scuttled off to my cabin to unpack. Every piece of the cabin had a storage facility! Even the cases stowed under the ...
... about Picasso. I had no idea he actually did normal paintings that werent so Picassoesque. After this, I walked to the same park i went to yesterday, the Parc de Ciutadella. I found out that I missed a beautiful fountain and I HAD to find it. And let me tell you, I couldnt have been any happier to have found this fountain and to have gone back. It was magnifacent and so unbelieveably gorgeous. It was like the Trevi fountain on steriods it was so ...
... from the Spanish central government. Throughout history their culture and language had been massively suppressed by the Spanish government and the people still have grievances about this issue. They want to be their own country. Obviously I'm an outsider and I don't know enough to have an opinion, but I find it interesting. Everyone has a different opinion about the issue and whether it is realistic and feasible to separate from Spain and why. Another constant theme in ...
Croatia (Pula-Umag-S..-Split-Hvar-Dubrovnik-Spl it)
Macedonia (Lake Ohrid-Skopje)