AC Hotel Victoria Suites by Marriott
Travel Blogs from Barcelona
One thing of interest in Barcelona is the issue of Catalonia as part of Spain or as a private country. I think the citizenry all feels pretty strongly one way or the other. I don't ...
... maybe more, congregating outside the church where there was an Easter religious reenactment....... I'm not sure what was happening but the majority of the crowd did and they clapped and cheered in unison at what seemed appropriate times.
We then walked the old city of Barcelona and ate ice cream for dinner. It all seemed right, hot balmy night and tired bodies.
It was a very full day with some memories that will last a lifetime.
After working everyday for a while now Barry told me to go do something for a few days since the weather was going to be bad here. So took the train down to Barcelona for a few days. Took the train from here Monday morning and with a quick switch in latour de carol I was in Barcelona in just about 5 hours. Was raining all the way down which was too bad cos it's supposed to be a very beautiful train ride. Forgot to book the hostel before I left so only had ...
... next day.
The next morning we actually got to sleep in for a little bit! We got ready for the day and headed out for our "tourist" day in Barcelona! We started by of course, jumping onto the metro. We headed for lunch at a famous sandwich shop but got caught up in a riot on the way there. I'm not sure what it was about but it was still entertaining to watch people yelling and screaming. We finally made it to the well known sandwich place, "Bó de B's". It was honestly so good ...
... slightly burnt, so we should have a little bit of a base for when we hit the beaches in Greece! Even after putting SPF 50 on several times my skin is apparently too used to the Canadian weather. I'm hoping to have a little bit of a brown colour when I'm home! We found an amazing market here that has fresh fruit, veggies, and meat. The fruit juice is so fresh and amazing that I had to get some. Overall I love the culture here, and ...
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