Tag Archives: Barcelona

Our place in Barcelona

We returned to warm and sunny Barcelona for two days after our southern Spain excursion. We pretty much spent the whole time packing up our things, going out one last night, and saying goodbyes. As we were doing so, I … Continue reading

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Casa Batlló

As part of our field studies, we visited another one of Gaudi’s projects, Casa Batlló (pronounced Bad-yo, but barely pronouncing the d). It was an apartment building integrated into the middle of a traditional Cerda city block. It is most recognizable … Continue reading

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FC Barcelona 5, AD Cueta 1

Two weeks ago, Yoav, Michael and I got tickets to an FC Barcelona futbol game. Tickets are pretty expensive because the sport so popular here, so we went to the cheapest game we could find. The match was against AD Cueta, … Continue reading

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Culinary Creations

Here are some more meals that we’ve put together since returning home to Barcelona. The meals we had while traveling served as inspiration for some of these dishes. Ben’s red wine chicken with pasta and tomato cream sauce and cooked … Continue reading

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South-Eastern Coastal Park

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Back from Morocco, slaving away

I’m back in school now (unfortunately) after a nice weekend away in Morocco. Caitlyn (and Cath) were awesome hosts, cooking for Michael and me, suggesting places to go, and taking us around Tetouan. I’ll post more about the trip this … Continue reading

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Mas Comida

More culinary creations: Michael really got into this meal… squash potato soup with chicken as an appetizer: Main course of battered cod with green beans and cream of corn: Michael’s home made lemon sorbet for dessert: Bell peppers, feta cheese, … Continue reading

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Barcelona Aquarium

As part of Catherine’s stay in Barca, we made the obligatory visit to the aquarium. I had been meaning to go but never got around to it until last week. It was pretty cool, but a little expensive for what … Continue reading

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Mt. Tibidabo

Last week, Catherine came to visit for a few days before heading off to Bernard and Aude’s house in Manosque. We had a 3 day weekend, so we had some extra time to explore some new things around Barcelona that … Continue reading

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Igualada Cemetery – Enric Miralles

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