Category Archives: Barcelona

Wishing Peace, Love, and Travels!

Detail from the Nativity Facade atSagrada Familia.  A celebration ofLife!

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Turkey in the Morning, Barcelona in the Evening

As I responded to the Turkish doctor last night, I received another email from him upon awakening this morning.  He said he would be glad to send me some Turkish delight now IF I can’t wait until March.  He also … Continue reading

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Adios, Barcelona…

Today was my last full day in Barcelona with the following agenda: 1.  Go to Park Guell2.  Go to the Ramblas and visit the Boqueria3.  Get a fish pedicure4.  Visit Casa Batllo5.  Stop by La Pedrera However, I didn’t realize … Continue reading

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Barcelona on Foot

The best way to explore a city, I believe, is on foot.  How else can I get the true flavor of the city as well as discover and see things that I haven’t seen before?  I love seeing what’s on … Continue reading

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Gaudi’s La Sagrada Familia

When I walked toward the La Sagrada Familia, the beauty and awe of the architecture took my breath away.  My reaction was similar to that of the Hagia Sophia in that studying it in college vs. actually seeing it in … Continue reading

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Soles and Souls of Barcelona

So I lost (in addition to my luggage) almost two whole days of sightseeing as I was distraught and couldn’t really function without my belongings.  I didn’t know whether to buy everything I needed or just wait.  I was very … Continue reading

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Donde Esta?

So I was redirected from my missed flight to Barcelona.  I had to fly to London and then take yet ANOTHER flight to Barcelona.  By now it was raining pretty hard in Miami, and I was in fear that the … Continue reading

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Julio

My plane mate on my flight to Miami before taking a connecting flight to Barcelona was a fidgety, hyper man.  I wondered why a man like him would be in a center seat as opposed to an aisle or a … Continue reading

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“Have Fun in Barcelona.”

I tried very hard to write last night but all I could do was stare at my screen.  It didn’t help that I couldn’t stop crying.  My day started beautifully:  I had brunch at Fred’s with a friend who is … Continue reading

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Airplane Addict

It will be 5 days until I fly to Barcelona.  I can’t wait!  I always take a picture while I’m above the skies through the airplane window, even if I’m in an aisle seat, which is often.  It makes me … Continue reading

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