Spain Tag

Travel Postcards / 04.12.2012

Along the Rambla in Barcelona - one of the most famous and lively areas of the city - there's a building which always fascinated me. Decorated with Japanese (at least, I think) motifs and umbrellas pinpointed on the façade, the building displays at the top of its corner a giant cast iron dragon (by many said to...

Travel Postcards / 15.11.2012

  I stumbled into this colorful, funny helmets while walking in the tiny streets of Pals, a lovely old hamlet in Costa Brava (Spain). Aren't they delightful with their almost human appearance? Whenever I look at them, I can't help but think at someone smiling.   More reading: The Unexpected Beauty of Costa Brava. An Instagram Photo Tour    ...

Unusual Destinations / 10.11.2012

I was captivated by the unexpected beauty of the Costa Brava, its small enchanting hamlets, the traditions still surviving. Enchanting Hamlets: Peratallada and Pubòl Strolling along the narrow streets of Peratallada is like stepping back into ancient times. I couldn't stop taking photos, halting at every corner, admiring the beauty of the old houses made of stones, the...

Cities, Culture and Art / 10.08.2012

A journey to Costa Brava, with its beautiful coast, delightful hamlets and lovely landscapes wouldn’t be complete without visiting Girona, the capital city of the province. [caption id="attachment_10382" align="alignnone" width="599"] Girona, The Barri Vell[/caption] With its tidy and well-preserved historical centre and the relaxed atmosphere, Girona is likely to rapidly win your heart and you might end...