6th Jan - Barcelona January 7th 2010 Hola - buenas tardes!
Well yesterday we woke up to a beautiful day - blue skies and sunshine and freezing - on a Public Holiday so decided to take a leisurely stroll down the famous La Rambla - which is about 10 minutes away from us and have a quiet and easy day. La Rambla is an exciting place to be and a hive of activity all the time but yesterday we saw some of the buskers - how fantastic a ... read more
Europe » Spain » Catalonia » Barcelona Spain's powerful world empire of the 16th and 17th centuries ultimately yielded command of the seas to England. Subsequent failure to embrace the mercantile and industrial revolutions caused the country to fall behind Britain, France, and Germany in ... ... read more