An Affordable European Destination is…
Jun02

An Affordable European Destination is…

BARCELONA Barcelona has about one-quarter of the amount of visitors annually than Paris, making this Spanish coastal city a pleasure to visit for its weather, attractions, and less expensive hotels than other top European tourist destinations. For annual visitation, London remains atop the list in Europe with 16.8 million international tourists in 2013, followed by Paris, Rome, and Milan which means there’s more room for you to enjoy...

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Your Perfect weekend in Barcelona

Our Hotel The Claris Paseo de Gracia was really the reference for luxury hotels in the center of Barcelona. The Claris provides a splendid location with a short walking distance to Paseo de Gracia, to Plaza Catalunya or to Avenida Diagonal We had a great Gourmet dinner in “Palau de la Musica Catalana” unique in Barcelona not only for its extraordinary and exquisite gastronomical options, but also for its excellent...

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Eating your way around the world

Food is my #1 passion in life and travel #2. However, sometimes I think the only reason I like to travel is to find different foods to fuel Passion #1 – I even keep a restaurant journal. When I travel, I research the restaurants and make someone else research everything else. I then record the details of the foodie-adventures in my journal. Some lessons I have learned along the way: Ask locals for recommendations – obvious, but...

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