As the temperatures continue to stay well below freezing and we start to experience a real Dutch winter I thought it was time to finish off my final post from our backpacking trip. While we didn’t have amazing weather when we were in San Sebastian that was no deterrent from us falling in love [...]
After our quick respite in Valencia we headed to Madrid. I had heard mixed reviews about the Spanish capital but Tom and I really enjoyed it, it’s beautiful; easy to get around and lots to do. I think an excerpt from my journal probably sums up our visit well. Some Spanish guy [...]
From Barcelona we headed to Valencia, further down the coast. This was the shortest we stayed in any one spot on our trip and it’s something that I learnt isn’t my travel style. We went from a week in Barcelona – 6 hour bus trip to Valencia – 2 nights in Valencia – 6 hour [...]
Barcelona – so amazing it needs two blog posts. Continuing from where I left off, there is still so much more of Barcelona to share. Sagrada Familia was literally breathtaking. Antoni Gaudi’s masterpiece, he knew when he began that he would not live to see it completed. Still not complete, it is [...]
Barcelona was amazing. It was one of the places that I was most looking forward to and it did not dissapoint. We ate out a lot while we were there, I think by this point we were a bit sick of hostel kitchen dinners and splurged a little, lucky Spain is cheap! Barcelona is [...]
Happy Tuesday from this gorgeous guy enjoying the sun in San Sebastian.