Tagged: Barcelona

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Barcelona to the Costa Brava

Our HAL cruise on the Rotterdam finished in Barcelona, arriving in the afternoon, but allowing us one more night aboard the ship before an early morning departure. This gave us one last opportunity to...

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Iberian Splendour Cruise 2015

Finding ourselves with an excuse to visit Barcelona and wanting to cram in as much as possible on  our holiday, we decided to take advantage of a Holland America Line cruise out of Southampton that finished...

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Beyond Barcelona

With a week for exploring Barcelona and its surrounds, we took advantage of a tour to Montserrat, and on another day, a game of golf at Real Club de Golf El Prat, a wander...

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Barcelona – Gaudí and more

Our week in Barcelona was jam-packed with sightseeing. We were booked into the HCC Hotel Regente which is very well located just north west of the Plaça Catalunya on Rambla Catalunya and not far from...

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A Week in Barcelona

Late September 2015 was the perfect time for visiting Barcelona – warm days, balmy nights and the excitement of La Mercè festival which brings thousands of extra tourists to this already magnetic city. Barcelona is the...