La Boqueria

I love La Boqueria in Barcelona. I visited this place on my first day in Barcelona a few weeks ago. I’m pretty sure I knocked several people over with my extra-sized backpack while I was being sardined in the market. This place was very crowded and lively, even around closing time and it’s very easy…

Snowing in Southern Spain

It started to snow here in Spain last night when Pueblo Ingles was holding a party right below my hotel room. I was quite excited  to see snow for the first time in Europe. However, my excursion to Cazorla today got canceled because it wasn’t safe to drive. So what did we do in Pueblo Ingles…

Spain has turned me into a vegan (until I return to France)

Yes, this is the first meal I had at Hotel Coto del Valle where I’m staying in Cazorla, Spain. I immediately felt sick afterwards, and even more so after dinner. The stomachache started after I had paella in Madrid the day before. I have just returned from the emergency room. I had a bit too…

Off to Europe!

No-Jet-Lag medication, check. SIM card, check. GPS, check. Good night sleep, hmm, I’m usually too excited to sleep before I head to Europe. I’m flying to Europe today and will be in London, Barcelona, and Nice on the 23rd. I know, three two countries in one day is crazy nothing! If my No-Jet-Lag medication fails, I…