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26th April 2003
Ibis Castelldefels (near the beach) 60€
Fine 24 degrees
We set out at 8.30 to catch the train/metro to Barcelona. We bought a T10 ticket. First we headed for the Sagrada Familia (Temple of the Holy Family) designed by Antoni Gaudi. We climbed the spiral staircase to the top of the …
25th April 2003
Madrid to Barcelona
Ibis Castelldefels 60€
Fine 24 degrees (warm and humid)
After a sleepless night (due to a football team staying at our hotel) we left early. The first hour was just getting out through the traffic and smog on our way to Barcelona. The landscape to Zaragozza changed from …
... we tried our hardest with our Spanish, and we had a great evening sitting outside and enjoying the sunset. Not to mention a delicious dinner, Logan had squid and I had Dorada, and cheap beer. This was a great way to start our trip in Spain.
Once the sun went down, we walked back to the hotel, stopped by the Lidl to grab a few last minute groceries for our road trip, and headed to bed for a long day of driving.
... of tapas and paella! After dinner we
watched a fantastic flamenco show, at which our coach driver Gazza bought all
the girls red roses! The flamenco show was amazing, charged with incredible
emotion. The night only continued to get more epic from there, heading to a
club and getting totally and utterly smashed! An amazing night partying, until
3 in the morning!
Day 7: Barcelona.
Today was a free day to explore Barcelona! So of course, we
... former royal palace which to say is grand is an understatement. And entry was free. Amazingly the kids had a great time, specially since we decided to get audio guides. We think that Belle thought the guide was a toy making but she made sure we did not miss a thing! Lots of things to see from all ages. The place is atop a hill offering the most amazing views as well. Quiet dinner - kids absolutely exhausted and after ...