Travel Blogs from Barcelona
We spent 3 nights in Barcelona, and spent our days mostly at the beach. We we got to Barcelona there was one big goal we had. And that was getting to the beach as fast as possible, and to get as much tan as possible. So the first thing we did was to change to our bikinis and take the metro down to Barceloneta Beach. This is a big beach with …
Camp Nou... Now, this was the raison d'etre for our visit to Barcelona.- coming here and not visiting Camp Nou is like going to Rome and not visiting the Vatican - sorry for this tired refrain... We took a train we thought was going to the "Nou region" and were fascinated by the efficiency of the service. No wonder, I thought, F.C. Barcelona has sold out crowds in all of its games. While we enjoyed the ride, we begun to notice, as ...
... Got back up at around 4 ish, and then decided to make our way out and about. We walked down to the shopping centre which used to be a bull fighting ring. Bought a top from there and then had dinner. We then went across the street to the magic fountain. It was about 7:30 at this stage. And we were told that were was meant to be a light show/fountain show at 9pm. So we decided to stay ...
... Heading to the shot bar I just about gave up as I felt like it was way too far away. Luckily I stuck in there because it was one hell of a bar. The bar serves 500 different types of shots all different and whacky. We started off with a marshmallow one. The bar tender lit the bar on fire, then gave us marshmallows on a stick which we roasted before dunking them in our shot. Was amazing. Next I had one that looked like a science experiment. It had water rushing up from ...
... It was really good, the guy was lovely and very knowledgeable. It’s just amazing how much of Europe was so influenced by the Romans – there are still the old city walls poking through in places, they sure built things to last!
After the walking tour and some lunch I hung out in various parks/squares/beaches for a few hours, it was such a good day it seemed silly not to take advantage! Then I headed to the bus station, where ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Pets allowed