Novotel Barcelona Sant Joan Despi
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... free tables, so we went in. We were happy with this as a choice. The food was jolly good and they had a decent range of artisan beers including a couple by Guineu. We had met the Guineu chaps in Berga during La Patum 2013 and had visited their stall frequently so it was nice to give it another try.
The streets of El Born were deserted as we walked back through the continuing downpour for an earlier than expected (but not TOO early) night.
... It was fun swimming in the river there. it was nice and warm and very clear. It is near Nimes. To get to Spain we caught the bullet train. It got up to 270 km/hr. we were sitting in first class but on the second train we we're meant to be in carriage 3 but there were people in our seats whose tickets were the same as ours. Fortunately the carriage in front had spare seats. Barcelona is ...
... we had done, but there was still Park Guell to see. Off wen went, and walked a lot of hills to get there. It's a very unusual spot, beautiful views over the city and the mosaics are amazing. Again Gaudi architecture makes you feel like you're in a world with no rules. A lot of people though and very hot. Walked back into town past the Cathedral and the Ark de Triumph. That evening Albert was back in town so we went for a drive up Tibidabo mountain and took some ...
... Not a stair in sight, and as such there was no getting up close and personal with other tourists, like so many other towers. The Giralda was constructed as part of the original mosque between 1184 and 1198. For Lindsay, the highlight was the jewel encrusted golden, ceremonial crowns, with one displaying the second biggest pearl in the World. After the cathedral, we made our way back to the camper for a shower, and a chill, before an evening of passion, suspense and theatrics with ...
... 8217;s no city like a city with a local friend to show you around =). Yee-Ling and Lee…you have been told! =P
It started like a whirlwind, we just got off our bus to our hostel and there Alex was waiting across the street! Haha he looked exactly the same…maybe a bit more stubble but that same old goofy smile of his =P. We quickly checked in and off we went, through the immigrant part of town and Alex pointing out things all along the ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services