Hotel La Paloma
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... our bikes they would be able to start, ride and sell them legitimately. Lessons learnt for next time we leave our bikes! After 4.5hrs on the bus we finally arrived in Barcelona, at 2215hrs, we thought a taxi would be the best way to get to the area we wanted to stay. We were dropped off at a hotel we had quickly found on the internet however had not made a booking.....nil rooms available so off we walked to find a room. After being turned down by around 10hotels/hostels we ...
... jet flight of 29 June evening & we also booked into one of the bestest hotels which was the nearest to the El Prat Barcelona Airport.
The flight tickets costed around 300 euros.
Checked into Tryp Barcelona Aeropuerto which costed around 93 euros a night.. the room was fantastic & we slept like a log.
next day checked out of the hotel & went sight seeing..
Places covered are in the attractions list .. would ...
... s ‘Modernista’ influence upon Barcelona. We visit two other Gaudi sites: ‘Casa Batlló’ and ‘Park Güell’. Casa Batlló was a private home designed and built for a wealthy Barcelona industrialist. The effective use of natural lighting, colour, curves and vortexes is astonishing for a 100 year old building: there’s not a single straight line anywhere. Gaudi demonstrated his landscaping talents at Park Güell, ...
... in the conversation as though we had all known each other for years. After our coffee, Amine invited us to her place for lunch the next day. She even extended an offer for me to stay at her apartment and insisted that I look into canceling my already paid for hotel. Again I ask, who does that??
One of the nights, I had dinner with Silvia's friends from Italy. None of them spoke ...
... was an average student, however his drawings drew attention from his mentor who declared "I have either found a lunatic or a genius"
Don't be surprised if you find his buildings and artwork almost hallucinogenic!
Gaudi was fascinated by nature's shapes and incorporated angles and curves into his designs, instead of relying on geometric shapes he mimicked the way trees and humans grow and stand upright. Because of his rheumatism he observed ...
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