The Perfect Holiday Gifts for the Travel Lover in your life

We all know that Holiday shopping can sometimes be tedious.  In the spirit of the holiday season I thought I would help you out with some gift ideas for the traveller in your life (or for yourself!).  Below are a few of my wish-lish items this year and a few things that I have and…Continue Reading “The Perfect Holiday Gifts for the Travel Lover in your life”

After almost a year of living in Barcelona my cousin came to visit me. This gave me the opportunity to re-explore Barcelona all over again, through the eyes of a tourist. Being a tourist in a place you live is something we often forget to do, but it’s also something that is really important, worthwhile…Continue Reading “Being a Tourist in Barcelona (video edition)”

Los Bunkers del Carmel – Barcelona, Spain

One of Barcelona’s best worst kept secrets is Los Bunkers del Carmel. If you’re looking for an completely unforgettable view of Barcelona… look no further. While you can get great views from the more well-known Tibidabo, Parc Guell & Montjuic….the Bunkers of Carmel offer a completely different experience. The bunkers is the place for the best panoramic view…Continue Reading “Los Bunkers del Carmel – Barcelona, Spain”

The Magic Fountains of Montjuïc – Barcelona, Spain

The magic fountains of Montjuïc are exactly what they sound like… magical! I have to admit that the first time I visited the Magic Fountain I was pretty skeptical. I mean, let’s face it, an illuminated fountain that changes color in time to music sounds…well, pretty cheesy if you ask me… but that couldn’t be…Continue Reading “The Magic Fountains of Montjuïc – Barcelona, Spain”

The Salvador Dalí Museum in Figueres, Spain

The Salvador Dalí Museum is unlike any other museum that I’ve ever been to. Not just because of its contents, which are entirely interesting and unique. But mostly because Dalí did not allow the museum to be arranged in any logical or typical fashion. Dalí wanted the museum to be like him and his art…Continue Reading “The Salvador Dalí Museum in Figueres, Spain”