Mas del Puig
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- Airport Transportation
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
- Swimming pool
- High-speed internet in room (free)
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... was a very safe and distant dream but now it's fast becoming a scary reality ... it's only five weeks away and rapidly counting.
My head is full of 'ifs and buts' and rational objections against this 'folly' of a journey citing relationships, careers, income, stability and pension plans as justification not to go. Yet there is a 'rash part' of me That wants to embrace this journey now while I have the the physical, mental and emotional health to support such a ...
We said our farewells last night and exchanged emails with our new friends Aideen, Dave and their gorgeous little Danny from Dublin. We've had a marvellous few days touring Andalucia with wonderful memories and a slightly improved knowledge of Spanish. Now it's time for Barcelona and the Catalans. Long but comfortable trip on the fast train and we arrived in Barcelona. Much busier and a more chaotic arrival with signage being hard to find and people everywhere. Also signs now in Catalan ...
... we spend some quality time exploring the places that define the city – maybe the beach, La Rambla etc. Nanette has other ideas. "If we start early, we can catch the train to Montserrat and then be back in time to do an afternoon city tour." Hmmm – who will prevail?
It takes a bit longer than “we” expected to get ourselves to the Placa d’Espanya and find the right platform for the R5 train, but ...
... metro, only slightly soaked. When we arrived at our destination we bought a second umbrella in the metro and went out into the rain again. We found a little restaurant called Origins which prized itself on local and seasonal produce. I had a duck and fig starter which was delicious, a combo I'll be trying back home. Jill had a meat platter which would easily feed two so left half. The mains were a little disappointing, my sea bream was a bit bland and Jill's lamb chops a bit ...
... airport for quite a few hours because we didn't know what else to do but it was tedious. We finally boarded, all any of us wanted to do was sleep but of course I couldn't. Our flight was delayed 45 minutes due to aircraft restrictions and then we took a super long time taxi-ing but we finally made it back to Scotland around 12:30 or so. We went through customs and then were on our way home in our taxi. As soon as we got back I showered and went to sleep. The whole thing was ...