Four Days in Madrid and Segovia

We arrived at Madrid Atocha station after a quick train ride from Barcelona. We grabbed a taxi, dropped off our bags at our hotel and headed straight to Retiro Park. Outside of the park, we were introduced to the female sculptures that adorned the city. The four outside of the park gates may have been... Continue Reading →

A Day in Montserrat

When we picked Spain as the destination of our ninth wedding anniversary, we knew Montserrat had to be on the itinerary. It’s an easy daytrip from Barcelona via train but we opted to book and experience with Castlexperience Wine Tours based on online reviews. We stopped in their Barcelona office one evening after dinner and... Continue Reading →

A Day in Figueres and Girona

The home of Salvador Dali and a filming location for Game of Thrones – these are great reasons to visit Figueres and Girona, right? We decided to make a day trip to both during our weeklong trip to Barcelona. We took the train first thing in the morning to Figueres arriving just before 9:00 a.m.... Continue Reading →

A Week in Barcelona

Amazing architecture and delicious food are two things that come to mind when I think about Barcelona. Oh, and Cava too! Barcelona was our first stop on our 11-day Spanish adventure to celebrate our ninth wedding anniversary. We flew Norwegian Airlines directly from Ft. Lauderdale. The overnight flight was great (especially since we decided to... Continue Reading →

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