It’s that time of day. You are not ready for a meal just yet, but most certainly ready for a nice drink to awaken your appetite. Of course a beer or a glass of wine tastes good, but sometimes you feel like something different. Maybe something you haven’t had in a while, something you don’t usually drink at home. So if it’s that time of day, it might be the perfect time to sample a Vermouth, or Vermut in Catalan. You might think, “that’s so old fashioned, why would I order that?!”. But think again…
Read more “Vermouth… When life is bitter sweet”
Churros, or Xurros in Catalan, are pastries made of fried dough. The dough consists of flour, water and salt. Nothing more, nothing less. Being fried in oil, they are quite filling. But oh so delicious!
Read more “Churros con chocolate. Spain’s sweet side”
It’s the perfect place to escape the busy city life of Barcelona, mundane weekdays and car fumes. It’s pure escapism for me. Here we can wonder around a labyrinth hand in hand, breath in the fresh air, listen to the birds and marvel at the beauty around us and the green leaves above our heads. Time seems to go slower and kissing on an old stone bench has never been as romantic. Even the pigeons are in love here…
Read more “Get lost in a labyrinth”
Barcelona is a city that captures peoples imagination. With its stunning architecture, mediterranean beaches, beautiful parks, mysterious little alleyways and lively atmosphere, it makes a perfect movie set.
And quite a few directors have thought the same over the years. Here is our top three of movies set in Barcelona.
Read more “Barcelona… A perfect movie set”