Barcelona in six days July 13th 2016 Barcelona at last! On the top of our bucket list were the Sagrada Familia Basilica, Gaudi's arty architecture, the crazy mosaics and Las Ramblas. Barcelona proved to be so much more.
Arrival at Barcelona airport was a bit fraught as we waited in vain for the baggage carousel to spit out our bags. After an anxious wait, we joined the long queue at the lost luggage counters. There were many peopl ... 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
We are recently retired baby boomers and one of us is an avid (some might say obsessive) photographer, and the other of us is interested in visiting historical and geographical locations around the world. This blog is a way to record the sights, experiences and personal perspectives of our travels hence the name "thebullseye". Visiting family and friends and exploring new parts of the world are some of the 'planned' aspects of the journey - the rest is still a mystery.
Let the journey of the Travelling Bulls commence. ... full info