Onix Fira Hotel
Travel Blogs from Barcelona
... hopped off to have lunch, rode up past La Sagrada Familia, up by Park Guell, and down toward the city center. I've included a few pictures but then my camera died... Thankfully Dad gave me an adapter so I am fully recharged now!
More pics to follow!
... fine and it was unlikely we would get in.
And yet another new eating venue for us
Up to Deck 16 for us where we tried the Smokehouse BBQ and shared a slice of Pizza from Preggo Pizza. The BBQ was fine … not cooked to order but nice ribs anyway. However I thought the slice of Pizza was better than the one we had at Alfredo’s … now I understand why lots of people eat there.
From there we went back to Deck 5, logged in and ...
... 50 minutes (I timed it on a stop watch). I wasn’t quite sure where to go from there, as the procedures with EasyJet have recently changed. There’s no “check-in” now, but just a bag drop.
When I got to the bag drop, I found a huge queue but it seemed to be moving fairly quickly. As I reached the end of the queue, I discovered that I could have used the Speedy Boarding line, which was much shorter. I’d forgotten I had ...
... by modernista architect Puig i Cadafalch. What made this remarkable to me was that one of the exhibits was Georges Melies, The Magic of Cinema. Georges Melies, illusionist/filmmaker, you know, the dude behind the film HUGO. There were costumes, sets, camera equipment, props ( circa 1880's and after ) and all through out the exhibit, many of his films were being played on screens. WOW. I loved the movie ...
... cafe but also spectacular views across the city - multi tasking at its best. Airconditioning is included in the deal as well. Then we walk the Ramblas - the pedestrian area lined with souveneir stalls and artists painting portraits in 5 minutes. It is a busy day in downtown Barcelona but we enjoyed our meandering - meeting up with the team at 5pm. Back to the hotel for a welcome shower and rest before an in house meal.
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility