Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona
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- Drycleaning onsite
- Minbar in room
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Airport Transportation
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... type desert and so much more. We were sent home with pounds of gourmet chocolate which we had made, for free...
While there, our teacher visited and made a comment about how good mine were and jokingly offered me a job. Things changed a little when I told him that I've always wanted to go to culinary school for pastry arts. Basically in summary, he actually offered me a job as long as I am in Barcelona for at least a year. Looks like I'll ...
... of women and girls dressed up in flamenco garb, horse drawn carriages, carnival rides and row after row of dance halls. This is one of the reasons went went to Córdoba, as the city is bustling for the festival. We stayed in an apartment in the Old Town, which consists of small streets barely wide enough for a car. In the 13th century, Cordoba was the richest and most populated city in Europe, under Moorish rule. It is also one of the the hottest places in Spain, which was ...
A Little Bit about Barcelona
The 1992 Summer Olympics revealed to the world what Europeans and seasoned travelers already knew - Barcelona is one of the world's greatest treasures. Vibrant and earthy, commercial and cultural, this city of two million residents is the capital of Spain's autonomous region of Catalonia. Stroll along the wide, tree-lined promenades of Las Ramblas and marvel at the spires of Gaudi's Basilica La ...
... are richly represented in the collection. The exhibits are enhanced through the excellent gallery text which explains, the social, historical and artistic context of the artworks and the international connections of Catalan artists and movements.
With only a couple of hours to spare we decided to concentrate on the Modern Art Collection. From this collection the museum is clearly well curated.
... Our first hop-off was at Montjuic. Here we caught the funicular sky rail up to De Montjuic Castle. It was quite a spectacular view of the city and surrounding harbour, both from the sky rail and also from the top of the castle. The castle was built in the 1600's. After lunch, bought some groceries and headed home for a recharge of batteries! Another exciting day had by ...