Wait... the sun DOES exist? April 1st 2006 When we woke up this morning we were both pretty excited from the very beginning because when we looked outside we actually saw the sun and blue skies. Emily was able to leave the house in a t-shirt and jeans and I think it was the first time I haven't worn my snowboots this entire trip!
If I were to classify the type of city Barcelona was I would say it was more artistic than anything else. We s ... read more
Europe » Spain » Catalonia » Barcelona » Monistrol de Montserrat 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