Barcelona City Hotel Universal
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- Breakfast Available
- Non-smoking hotel
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
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Arrived Barcelona. Arrived Safely after 13 hours. Not lot of sleep as plane shuddered and shook whole time. Entertaining Spain easy their is no bio security. We wound our way with 3 other flights, lucky we landed first as took us hour reach custom officer who casually glanced at passport stamped it we collected bags and caught taxi into hotel, stored luggage and walked across road to on off bus. 1.6 million people live here and half of them ride ...
Today was our last day in Barcelona. It was going to be a long day though, because we were booked on a 10pm flight to Malaga on Vueling again. None of us were looking forward to another late flight, but Vueling offers a Bring Your Flight Forward plan where you can confirm yourself onto an earlier flight on the day of departure using their app (or at the airport). I checked the app, and it turns out you can only do it up to 4 hours before the new flight departs, ...
I relocated the bike place (located just off George Orwell Place named in honour of one of a number of writers who loved spending time in Spain and Barcelona in particular) and then reached our planned meeting point between the two large circular fountains of the place de Catalunya. I was only 2 minutes late but there was Miss J waiting patiently having negotiated her way through an unsuccessful shopping centre visit (bemoaning the lack of price tags though these ...
... after being kicked out for trying to sneak in a room and grab a water bottle for Stacey. I try send a message to Victoria but can't get wifi, definitely for the best I think to myself in the morning as I sober up. Michael tries to organise a cuddle session with someone, all that eventuates is Jack cuddling Charla, poor Ganz.
I book three of us a tour of Sagrada Familia online, Jack has to see about a girl that evening so doesn't join in, I choose an afternoon ...
... time at the Barcelona Cathedral and some of the many tapas restaurants in the quarter. After the tour, we realized we hadn't had a proper meal all day, so we headed for an early dinner (early by Spanish standards, at least). We ate at a restaurant two blocks from our apartment called Segons Mercat. The food was pretty good (although Monica says the croquettes were slightly below average). Pan de tomate, pimientos del padron (green ...