Hostal La Paloma
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... yet modern happening city full of amazing food and lots to do!
Day 8 24/011/2014 - Sadly this was our last day in the wonderful Barcelona. Very sad to leave but there are plenty of other places to see.
We had originally planned to head west over Spain to San Sebastian but after much deliberation and a budget to keep in mind we decided to head south to Valencia.
... available at our hotels so we are also able to check our emails.
Thanks for the well wishes for today. Fortunately I again got to spend the whole day with Scott and the girls. We seem to have been away for my birthday in the last couple of years. Yes the people on the bus did sing Happy Birthday this morning.
My something fabulous was visiting Carcassonne as I really enjoyed this. I might also have a Vino blanco ( not tinto ) with dinner.
... as good, and a fraction of what we pay at home in Adelaide...
We strolled around for a while then decided we'd have a coffee, so we found a café run by the Nuns of the city where they have cakes that are just a-maze-ing. Mine was a bitter caramel toffee crunchy cream cake that was so good, the girls had a lemon meringue and a strawberry meringue, which was very light. Mick had a cheesecake and he enjoyed it but I think the ...
... seafood, but also tapas and pastries and salads etc. Doesn't take us long to get a vegetarian burrito with risotto and salad. We scout out the rest of the market for future eats. Continuing on our walking tour we come to the end of la ramblas which runs into a statue of Christopher Columbus on a huge pedestal, and the ocean. Not a beach, but a harbor, which we walk along, planning on making it to Picasso's museum. Since we whittled the day away sleeping then ...
... I had met the day before. Excellent musicians playing Spanish guitar singers ( a bit waily for my taste but genuine) and amazing flamenco dancing male and female.
Day before I went on a one day tour to the Pyrenees which I absolutely loved. We stopped in the town of Vic to see Roman walls and medieval churches etc. then traveled up to Valley Nuroa and had to catch a train to the top. Temperatures much colder. Views magnificent! ...