Residencia d' Investigadors
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... exploring the markets and just generally enjoying the ambience of the area. It is difficult to describe, but Barcelona is just one of those cities you love to be in. We see some preserved archaeological digs going back to roman times in El Born beside a modern indoor market. We also see the bohemian market where we get some food which has an amazing array of fresh fish, fruits, cheeses and breads. We ...
tossed in basil pesto, Parmesan cheese, and crusty bread and cured meats. We
had fried peppers, which were amazing, just little green peppers that were
lightly fried and salted and such a bright green colour. We had prawns wrapped in
crispy wontons with a creamy garlic sauce and grilled squid. The cod croquettes
were my absolute favourite dipped in some of the creamy garlic sauce from the
prawns. And don’t forget the sangria. We had this with ...
... br> The real highlight of the weekend was the Festival of Flowers as part of the Corpus Christi celebration at the beach town just outside Barcelona, Sitges. Sitges is also the gay capital of Spain supposedly and a very popular beach town.
I met the guide and other students at the Metro Barceloneta, an easy 2-line and 5 stop ride from the nearest Metro Station to me: Sant Antoni (15 minutes total). Turns out none of the students was from the ...
There is absolutely no contest.
The 59 wins by a mile.
It is a great bus, if only we could work out where exactly to get off it when coming home!
Today promised to be the hottest yet, and the master plan was to meet Tom and his partner Aida for a picnic on the beach. Our part in this was to buy queso y jamon, otherwise known as cheese and ham, and appear at the right meeting point.
We now have the 59 going south absolutely taped. No problem. I reckoned that it ...
... cow! Except I think they use Goat Milk here! Yea I don't want to talk about it…
I walked across the street and hopped in this Double decker bus and off we went. They gave us headphones to listen to the story of each Monument and the history behind it. The cool thing about this tour is you can get off the bus and go check out the sites and then come back when your ready to go onto the next one. A bus ...