Barcelona, Spain Aug 10-15 2011 August 27th 2011 Just noticed that I have not been putting dates associated with these locations so I will do that from now on. Sorry for the mixup. Lots of times I am posting these a good bit after the actual stay so dates would probably help folks make sense of it all, if anyone cares.
The trip to Barcelona from Madrid was our first train trip of this vacation. We were very impressed with the comfort and ... read more
Europe » Spain » Catalonia » Barcelona » 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
I and my best friend and wife, Debra, will be embarking on a journey taking us to northern Italy for 3 or more years. We hope to share most of our adventures with family and friends back in the USA. Debra and I are 55+ years young always looking for adventure and the best this life has to offer. We hope to share what we can with whomever sees fit to take a read. Don't forget to subscribe so you can be alerted to the presence of new entries and you won't waist time seeing the same old stuff. Oh, and pass the word to other mutual friends we may have forgotten to tell about this Blog.
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