Tres Torres Atiram Hotel
Travel Blogs from Barcelona
... the 1st century AD up until the 7th century AD. I was able to see parts of old Roman walls, houses, baths, laundry facilities, fish canneries, and wineries. But the best ruin I was able to see was the remnants of a Christian church from the 3rd or 4th century. This is officially the oldest "church" I have seen to date, and all that was left was some pillars and stone walls. However, this had an enormous impact on me. I was awed by the fact that this ...
Barcelona: shaped by the world fairs.
Sometimes it takes something that puts you on the map to really bloom your success. For example, Miami's relation to the South American drug trafficking, or post-Civil War United States which began the peak of its industrial revolution. For Barcelona, as Eduardo Mendoza describes in his novel City of Marvels, it was the world fairs of 1888 and 1929. The story of Onofre in this novel ...
... One of the key designs of the press box is that it is completely windowless, just frames outlining the box, designed to not dampen the atmosphere within the stadium. The tour then terminates in their megastore- three storeys of all things Barcelona. A tip for the fans though.. Kitting yourself out with a jersey, scarf, beanie, carrying a FCB bag and having a FCB wallet (and yes, I did see someone with this entire getup).. Well.. It's kinda overdoing it.. Sometimes less, is ...
Barcelona – day two
Brilliant sunshine greeted us as we woke for our second morning in this vibrant Spanish hub.
After breakfast, we wandered along the dock to again travel around the city by bus. Today we were discovering the east of the city. The bus driver greeted us with a friendly "hola". We managed to squeeze into the open rooftop – we were not going to miss a ...
Haven't written for a day or 2 so lots to tell.We went out to Las Ramblas last night for the opening parade for Merce & it was short but very well organised and the giant figures were very good.
Today Saturday we went up to Montjuic to an open house at ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed