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And then there was Esperanza

Barcelona, Spain. The rest of the first day was a total Gaudi day. We started by the sea, then went up a massive hill to Parq Guell. It’s a fairytale garden, this place, with is off-kilter pillars, a tunnel like a wave, colourful mosaics, and sinuous recreation areas. A man played a lute under a… Continue reading And then there was Esperanza

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Diary Entry, Barcelona, October 27, 2007

(Sul’s B’day)I find it hard to believe that I am sitting by the ocean in Barcelona and having a cup of tea. The sun is blazing and it makes the cold much more bearable, especially with the sea breeze. Watching fishermen cast out their lines. We had a long night’s drive and I was pretty… Continue reading Diary Entry, Barcelona, October 27, 2007