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A Photo A Week: Threes

Three Heads on a Fountain

Barcelona’s Fiveller Fountain is said to date from 1367, although it was reconstructed in the 19th century. Located on tiny Plaça Sant Just in the Gothic Quarter, the fountain’s three medieval faces pucker their lips waiting for water that no long spurts from their mouths. 324 more words


Chocolate | History & Co.

The history of chocolate in Europe actually began in Barcelona, at the start of the 16th century, when Christopher Columbus arrived home and presented King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella a boat load of curiosities from the New World. 341 more words

Best Views of Barcelona

In April I visited Barcelona with my friend Sophie for a little holiday over Easter. Barcelona is somewhere I have always wanted to visit and Spain is one of my favourite countries so I was so excited to visit. 725 more words

Housty, Michael, Barcelona

For any fans of the film I’ve paraphrased, there will be no passionate love triangles logged in this blog entry. Sorry to disappoint.

After a late night at the beach, I woke up just before our free breakfast finished at 10am off the back of five hours of sleep. 748 more words


Days – 15-18// A Weekend in Spain: Not Quite Like the Cheetah Girls

This weekend in particular was looking a little more promising than usual, and why was that? Because I was off to Barcelona, Spain after class. No, I didn’t plan on skipping any of my classes. 1,073 more words


It’s our second evening on the most beautiful island – Tenerife,  and I just really love being here! Waking up to a beautiful sea view and having a supergood breakfast; fresh orange juice, tea with milk, new baked baguette with dulce de leche and just feel really relaxed and happy to be here with the love of my life and his family :) I think that’s what holiday is all about, to disconnect and really enjoy the time with your loved ones and appreciate the time you have together to create lots of nice memories :) 76 more words

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