Rafaelhoteles Diagonal Port
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After the breakfast buffet at the hotel, where Little D painted his highchair with hard boiled egg yolk and whole wheat toast, we made our objective La Rambla and Barri Gotic - the Gothic Quarter, Barcelona's oldest section. We chose to walk again, this time south along the waterfront. We took the opportunity to go out to the surf and put a hand in …
We began on Friday with breakfast at the hotel, which we had assumed would be a "petit dejeuner" type deal with a roll, a juice, and a coffee. But no, actually it was a pretty extensive buffet with cold cuts and cheese, eggs and bacon, pastries, fruit, yogurt, cereal. Very nice. And much needed to fuel the day to come. (And perhaps erroneously, …
... support another wagon wheel laid above and so on. Inbetween the wagon wheels, the apartments where tenants could put walls wherever they wanted or could have none at all. The facade of the building, also non load bearing and so could be as wavy and weird looking as Gaudi wished! Ingenious! Even the door handles are non conformist - he used plasticine to design drawer and door handles that were a perfect fit to the shape of the palm and fingers....I could go on....and ...
... Finally, a little more fun and normality. A stroll along the local beach front. Cameron and Victoria hired electric scooters and had an hour of fun up and down the beach board walk. Sophie played at the water's edge and of course got her shorts all wet. It's a very attractive area, wide boardwalks and lovely golden sand. Without too many people today, it felt like ...
... to Caylor who joined us. We had stopped by a cafe for lunch and she didn't order anything. On the way to the park though she purchased fruit salad and water. She said with all the food she's been eating she's trying to be good. On our way down, we stopped for gelato and the bathroom then left for the metro. We caught the metro to where our stop. Nadzha was knackered by then so we just checked if the tour for the gothic city was on. It wasn't. ...
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