Barcelona April 16th 2017 We arrived in Barcelona, the first stop on our 5 week Spain, Morocco and Paris trip, about 24 hours after leaving Melbourne. The journey was painless, however the we spent the next 2.5 hours in the immigration queue. I suppose that was our punishment for flying into Spain on the first public holiday of Semana Santa (Easter).
By the time we arrived at our hotel we were both pretty tired so we ha ... read more
Europe » Spain » Catalonia 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 both love exploring the world together and learning about other cultures, history and food. This blog started as a way to keep our families up to date whilst we were travelling, but has turned into a record of all the fabulous experiences we've shared together whilst travelling.
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