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Wandering the world - Girona, Catalunya

Girona, known as the city of four rivers, reminds me of Florence. Its historic center is a stunning labyrinth of medieval corridors that stands tall over the entire city. 581 more words


July 2017

July is my birthday month and that makes it the best!

We’ve been super busy this month, enjoying the summer with friends, going to festivals, showing our friends from the UK around our new home town and we took a little trip to Girona to celebrate me turning 25. 138 more words

Monthly Vlogs

Selective memory at the Costa Brava

On one of our walks in Dijleland, among numerous topics that crop up in our discussions, I once mentioned the concept of selective memory. This was provoked by the closure of our path with barriers to allow for the passage of a train. 903 more words


Girona - street art walking tour

Barcelona might be the first stop on a street art hunt in Catalonia, but travel less than an hour north and you’ll be rewarded for your adventurous nature with Girona’s explosive mural scene. 1,027 more words

Street Art

Barcelona: Day trips from the city

The region of Catalonia, of which Barcelona is the capital, is a rich region with the Pyrenees in the north and the Costa Brava coast to the south-east. 657 more words


Back to the Costa Brava

My husband and I recently returned to the Costa Brava (and to Hostal Sa Rascassa) with two goals in mind — to relax (and ultimately recharge) and to explore parts of the coastal region we hadn’t uncovered during our visit nearly three years ago. 1,744 more words


Besalú: it's mostly about the bridge

Having explored the best parts of Girona the day before, it was time to move further afield. In my research I had read about Besalú, a sleepy medieval village with a magnificent bridge which was worth visiting and easily accessible by bus from Girona. 383 more words