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We were both really tired today but had to get some washing and motorhousework done before we could sit in the sun. We had a nice long breakfast outside ( and a nice long lunch) then our peace was shattered by the arrival of what we assume to be a school party of Spanish teenagers!!
They occupied some chalets further down from us, girls ...
... Gaudi's moderniste Cathedral. The first part was finished in 1894 and the whole thing might be complete by 2020!!
We found it by following the map and the big yellow cranes.
It costs 15e to get into what is still basically a building site and the queue snaked almost round the ...
... Turns out, every Good Friday, many cities in Spain host the Processó del Sant Enterrament. Officially started in 1750, its origins go back to Medieval Times. The procession is a dark and brooding march in which different congregations trek through the streets accompanied by the beating of ominous drums and children carrying tall, thick candles. The 3,000 people who participate in this procession wear cucurulles over their heads as a sign of anonymity. These cucurulles ...
... building with obvious arched doors. They weren’t cooking meals but the nice lady inside told us there was a place down the road which we found a few minutes later. Sadly I’ve forgotten the name of this place because we had a really good meal served by pleasant staff, but it is close to the roundabout and the BonArea.
The rest of the afternoon was taken up with a nice drives through the Prades mountains, taking in a quick look at the ...
... to tell that I was a foreigner and perhaps cut me a bit of slack.
Breakfast was delicious although a couple of people who had had a few more drinks than us the day before were less enthusiastic about it. Afterwards we walked in to the centre where we'd seen a shop selling casteller clothing that had opening hours this morning and I bought myself a pair of white casteller trousers. I'm not sure that I've ever owned or worn white trousers before. Cricket whites, maybe, although ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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- Kids activities or Babysitting