LA COMIDA, CULTURA & STREETS OF BARCELONA

Welcome to Bar-th-lona. Where Gaudi is God’s own architect, Art Nouveau inspires even your paella serving & the budding rebel in you finds its muse…

FINDING PERATALLADA ~ AN ENCHANTING VILLAGE LOST IN TIME

A medieval village that’s an absolute treat to the traveler in you. With vines that embrace stone walls and streets that empty out suddenly, get ready to travel back in time…

MY FAVORITE TRAVEL EXPERIENCES IN 2016

Few of my favorite things besides reading is being surprised. And 2016 was full of it. Actually it was a sensorial delight, be it the Michelin star veggie feast or when I was wowed by the unusual works of Gaudi in Barcelona…

WHEN BARCELONA MET GAUDI’S SAGRADA FAMILIA

Not so long ago I had a jaw-dropping moment when I saw the glowing Tree of Souls in the movie, ‘Avatar’. You’ll get that very same feeling…

BAILE DE LOS GITANOS ~ FLAMENCO RHYTHMS

In the flamenco, both the music & dance (baile) seem like a series of complex layers set to a 12 beat cycle, creating a rhythm (compás) with…

SÍ. SÍ. VEGETARIAN & LOVING THE TASTE OF SPAIN

Gratin of grilled aubergine and courgette with confit tomato sauce, buffalo mozzarella & parmesan cheese. If you find this on any menu…