Hotel Resguard dels Vents
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... lasting though unspoken psychic legacy of this period of European history. While doing trauma therapy I became intrigued by the amazing amount of new scientific research that continues to bring deeper understandings regarding the intergenerational impacts of such collective trauma, both in terms of our emotional responses to stressors and our behavior.
Annie and I hope that we can continue to engage in research and writing in this realm. Our hope ...
The big day had arrived. We had our usual breakfast at Frankfurt and then headed to Placa de Sant Pere i Sant Pau for some of the day's early activities. It was a bright and sunny morning and the square had a lively feel about it. There was a lot of coming and going between the Ajuntament and the church because the important Patum mass was underway and the Eagle and Giants and ...
... get back to Berga in time for the Saturday night Patum activities so our hunger got the better of us.
Cardona is a pleasant enough town that seems fairly typical of this part of Catalunya with some pretty buildings and passages that make for a nice enough wander around. We found a couple of possible places to eat and also a couple of the nens that we’d seen parading in Barcelona but nothing tempted us. Eventually we worked our way around to what I think was the ...
... ramp in and out is steep, narrow and has a very tight bend in it. The walls are scraped and marked with the paint of hundreds of cars that have negotiated it. There is space for perhaps 20 cars but they are all pretty tight, with structural columns and not much room to manoeuvre. Not for the faint hearted. Probably normal for locals but I can't think of anything as challenging in the UK.
Our target was another visit to the mirador at Pedraforca to see if there were ...
I admit that when travelling in Europe I like early flights. I prefer the idea that when you get to the other end there's still plenty of time to do stuff. However today’s flight was late morning arriving in Barcelona at about 13:30. We stopped overnight at the Luton Travelodge simply to avoid having to drive through the rush hour halfway across England so we didn’t even have to get up early.
As is often the case, ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking