Travel Blogs from Barcelona
An 11pm kick off. One of the worlds best football teams, in one of the worlds most famous football stadiums in front of around 80,000 fanatical fans. It was an amazing atmosphere and spectacle to behold. A shame about the lack of goals and an uncharacteristically 'Messy' penalty. You would have got long odds for a Barcelona game to finish 0-0 at the Nou Camp and Lionel Messi to miss a penalty. None the less, it was a great experience ...
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I didn't think we would use the tickets, but we did
We shared a table with a couple of young English girls who were enjoying 4 days here and after re-fuelling, we queued up for the “blue” line tour on the HOHO bus. We saw traversed lots of streets we had not seen previously – which was the aim of doing this bus tour and we also drove up many streets where shops appeared to be permanently shut – lots of graffiti on ...
I'll try to keep the description of my travel day reasonably brief, but still want to provide some idea of the experience. Here are some of the details.....
2013 June 18 - Tuesday
I woke up early this morning, about 06:00, which is typical on days when I'm going to be travelling. When I paid my bill, I found the hotel records were still in a somewhat "chaotic state", given the "crash" of their computer. The clerk had bits of paper all over the ...
... Sunday we went to an FCBarcelona game at Camp Nou against Getafe and I loved it! I can't wait to go again. Camp Nou is the biggest stadium in Europe, so walking in is overwhelming and the place is packed- I've never seen so many people in my life. Soccer here is just a whole different ball game (see what I did there?) and it's amazing. It's not about getting wasted and yelling and maybe watching the game... people honestly, truly care about ...
... Great how places stay open until 8 & buses run until then as well. Sticking with plain food and no alcohol for now. hostel has kitchen to use so bought some rice to cook up. Actually tasted really good. but would really rather have been in tapas ...
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