Travel Blogs from Barcelona
... interesting, because I was not hearing the arguments the politicians gave, instead I managed to hear the opinions of the working class. The most helpful conversations were the once done with the taxi drivers, which seem to be the most interested working class people regarding the future of Catalunya.
There were many different perspectives and approaches that different taxi drivers gave me about the independence. What I was surprised about was ...
Today was raing so we decided on the Hop on Hop off bus for several hours. A great way to see Barcelona. Did not see one stand alone house... all apartment buildings, most of the older buildings only up to 6 floors while there are many new ones much bigger. Lovely tree lined streets and parks. He luxury boats in the marina are ...
NB: I have been reqferring to la Sagrada Familia in my previous post as a cathedral. I am now aware that this was incorrect as it technically is a minor basilica, it being not an actual seat of an archbishop bla bla bla boring religious stuff bla bla.
I was waiting for this day with eager anticipation as I was in possession of tickets to catch the Copa del Rey match between FCB Barcelona and Real Sociedad. It was a 10 kick off which meant we had ...
... of red wine that Raymond gave us for putting up with all the hassle of the safe. It was really good wine.
When we got back to the room there were break dancers performing right below our window. Derek got me signed on to his computer and then he and Larry went down the street to buy beer. They payed less for a six pack than for one pint in the bar. I intermittently blogged and watched the break dancers. We get to sleep in until 7:00 tomorrow!
Bar-ce-LONA!!!!!!!!! Walked 22 blocks from Barcelona Sants train station to my B&B. I was thinking to myself "is 65 euros too much a night?" The answer - HECK NO! My own room, air conditioning, reliable wifi, tea and cold water - worth every penny! Barcelona Sants is the biggest train station I've been in yet, tried to remember as much advice as I could regarding personal protection/belongings. Worked out with no problems at all. So far I haven't seen a building over ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility