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... jumped ship and started wandering around- one hop-on-hop-off bus, a people watching street side café, and a walking tour and it was quickly time to race back in order to avoid the long catch-the-boat swim all the late-comers were required to perform. Our limited time in town was a bit like a sampler plate at a restaurant- tasty but not very filling. The main part of town also seemed to be a well-scrubbed outdoor museum and gift shop, and was home to far more tourists ...
... El Corte Ingles to pick up cheese. El Corte Ingles has bascially everything you could ever need (but do not think of WAL-MART) haha in the store we went to there were 8 floors. Floors carrying items ranging from perfume and clothing to electronics, souvenirs, home appliances, and a supermarket on the first floor. From El Corte Ingles we meandered around the area and happened to ...
... into a shop that sells dried fruits and nuts. This shop has been wood roasting their own nuts on site since 1851. We bought some toasted Marcona almonds. So good.
Our apartment is in a great location - we either walk downtown or take the metro which is one minute away. We are in a neighbourhood that is full of shops and many small restaurants.
There is a tiny Bodega a few doors down from us where ...
After we'd been thoroughly besotted by the Sagrada Familia, we headed back to the old town and went to find the two things that had piqued our interest from the guide books.
We started out looking for the Museum of Chocolate. We ended up at the Arc de Triomf. I was interested to see an Arch as the Paris, Rome, Athens and Milan Arches are all ancient, so thought it would be similar.
This is Barcelona. I still ...
... walk over to investigate. They are watching the magic fountains, a fountain/light show set to orchestra music played every night. We take pictures and watch the show for a bit, but it goes on and on and starts to seem repetitive so we continue on. We are now by the sea front. Heather has been in contact with our new friends via Facebook, and they want to go out. However our communication with them has done delay time due to our lack of internet. They messages wanting ...