A Few Days In Catalonia

An email dropping into our inbox from an old friend who we've not seen for a long time, saying 'Hey where going in be in Barcelona. Do you want to meet up?' Replied with OK. We booked a flight, packed our bags. (As per normal we packed way to much!) and went. The plan...

Fun Few Days in Barcelona

The path to the The Arc de Triomf. The  Arco de Triunfo in spanish, is a triumphal arch in the city of Barcelona in Catalonia, Spain. It was built, by architect Josep Vilaseca i Casanovas, as the main access gate for the 1888 Barcelona. Spot the Canadians.  Hellooooo!...

Cadaques

Cadaques is an amazing town, before modern tourists discovered the town it was a sleepy fishing port.  Cadaques sits on the coast on the Cap de Creus peninsula, near Cap de Creus cape, on the Costa Brava of the Mediterranean. You can be there in two and half hour...

Cala Joncols

A Boat that would probably sink! We had to drive for an hour along 6 Kms for dirt road to get here.  There was a hotel and rooms but they were all deserted bar a few workmen and some dogs.  [wpgmza...

Can Barrina Ventallo

Our room was the one with the top left window. You can see the wall of the terrace above.  The kitchen worktop used to be a vice grip and a work bench.Now used as a towel holder.  Our dining table on the rooftop terrace was very romantic.  A lovely evening by the fire...

A Night in Barcelona

The balcony overlooking Las Ramblas Barcelona with a great view of the action below.   We were treated to an amazing downpour with thunder too.  That is the balcony and lovely doors to the suite we had.  Hello down there!  Street level view of Las Ramblas in...

The Last Lunch

This lovely beach is about a half an hour drive from Barcelona. It was so clean.  The view towards the city from the nearby beach. The Med looking rough in November.   A final sunny picnic before the short flight home, Some quite nice apartments which would be good to...

The Flight Home

The flight time from Barcelona to Liverpool is about 2 hours, a very short flight. I think I snoozed for most of it! The sun was shining, giving us a really good sunset. Getting for take off Some where along that beach was our last lunch Barcelona down below Fresh...