Barcelona - a nice city crowded with tourists June 8th 2011 After 16 years I returned to Barcelona. Wow, this city has changed a lot. We were both longing for some bustling spanish city - what we found was a tourist crowded place.
Well, at least we had the perfect place to stay. The Hostal Goya quite in the center is such a lovely, small and clean hostel - not the cheapest, but I think one of the best. We started with some strolling along the beautiful P ... 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
Hola mundo! - We are Nina and Markus. We are from Lake Thun/Switzerland and we are outdoor junkies. Whenever possible we spend our time travelling, climbing, ice-climbing, trekking or snowboarding/skiing. However, our life has turned completely when we met our spiritual master Paramahamsa Sri Swami Vishwananda in the year 2013. In the meantime we try to travel to places where he is (and gives blessings to people) as often as possible. From travelling in the outside because we were searching for something, we are now travelling for meeting him, enjoying his presence and travelling "inside". It ... full info