It’s My Barcelona Birthday! Reflecting on 2 Years in the Catalan Capital
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It’s My Barcelona Birthday! Reflecting on 2 Years in the Catalan Capital

It’s May 31st, so I’ve officially spent two years in Barcelona today. It’s a little over two years since I graduated college with big dreams of living in a cool European city. So what’s changed over the past 2 years? I’ve traveled more than I expected.  From day trips to pretty medieval Girona to weekend jaunts … Continue reading

Where in Spain Wednesday – Girona
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Where in Spain Wednesday – Girona

This week, I’ve got a photo of Catalunya’s second most-famous city (probably): Girona! Girona is just about an hour away from Barcelona by train. Its small-town feel is so different from Barcelona’s edgy cosmopolitan vibe. I’d always heard that Girona is Catalonia’s second-biggest city, but actually it’s quite small (most of Barcelona’s suburbs are bigger … Continue reading