Hotel Zenit Barcelona
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Ok, so I've learnt we shouldn't really be city hopping... that's for the next trip to 'What not To DO'. But we lost 2 days, because of travelling and so here we are in Barcelona for just 1 day :(
I actually really like Barcelona. We did our washing today and we ended up in the Islamic part of town, which was pretty cool... Baclava galore …
3 Challenges to Overcome
The challenges to overcome today included:
1. Sorting out the customs problem and locating my package successfully.
2. Figuring Out Whether renting a car from a local hotel is a better deal than from the airport and making the reservation.
3. Downloading the maps of Spain/Europe onto the GPS I purchased near LAX before leaving for Spain.
These are the Lessons to Fellow Travelers to Spain I learned:
I am feeling a bit down because my final day in the city is over.....and it probably doesnt help that it is pouring outside! Well at least I got back before it started coming down so hard! Today was an unexpectedly busy day for me. While originally my plan was to go to Montserrat, I had to cancel those plans due to the inclement weather. So I figured I would stay in the city and take it easy; maybe see a museum or two. My day was a whole lot busier, but just ...
Our day begun early enough. As mentioned in the previous post, we has earmarked La Sagrada Familia for the day. Unfortunately, arriving at the cathedral early did not pay off as we were caught in the middle of a protest. A local women's party was rallying against the government's stance on making abortions illegal under pressure from the Catholic Church. They decided to make their voice heard by blocking entry into the cathedral. Thankfully, the protest ended in a ...
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The Arroz Negro was indescribable. I was in heaven and couldn't stop eating it. As I was finishing my giant pan, the crew and pilot for the private jet came in and sat at the table next to me. What a coincidence! The airplane crew is SOOOOOO nice and gracious. They invited me for a beer before I left and every single one of them ordered Arroz Negro after seeing and smelling mine. I gave them all hugs and on the way out, I ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Zenit Barcelona
Great rooms for a good price :)
The hotel staff were very accommodating of our situation.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.