Barcelona March 20th 2016 Signs of spring are emerging around Copenhagen! Perhaps most important among them, the sun! The days have grown longer, making waking up for work seem very manageable. So far, only the snowdrops and crocus have been brave enough to bloom, but tulips and daffodils are considering it.
During the dark days of February, I decided to take a jaunt down to Barcelona in the hopes of some vitamin D ... 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