Bilbao in four days

Bilbao in four days
As the good improvised trip it was we didn’t have time to buy plane tickets without having to sell a pair of kidneys and piece of live to get enough money, so we had no other choice than to a terrible bus trip of eight ours. No wonder that on Wednesday morning, when we arrived, ...

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The nature of Bilbao

The nature of Bilbao
On a trip as improvised as ours we couldn’t forget a bit of nature. Truth be told, coming from Valencia we find breathtakingly beautiful those towering mountains and deep forests from the north of Spain.   One morning we visited “La Arboleda” of Bilbao and its many lakes. We were so lucky that despite it being cloudy the ...

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Three museums in a week

Three museums in a week
My holiday week was intense and, among many other things, I took the opportunity to drag Jon to one museum after another, to be more accurate three museums in nine days. The Prado Museum was the first one. I have family in Madrid and still I’d never visited the museum. We were spending the weekend in ...

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Express trip to Madrid

Express trip to Madrid
As I said on my previous post, having holidays was something that I wasn’t expecting. With that in mind, Jon and I decided to spend a weekend in Madrid; with the AVE you arrive so fast so it wasn’t a crazy idea. Well, that Friday I left work already carrying all my “gear” and went ...

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The rainy mood of Barcelona

The rainy mood of Barcelona
Truth be told, when we wait eagerly for something we can’t help to idealize it and you plan every single second of it. These happens very often with travels and it is exactly what happened to my in my trip to Barcelona. I don’t mean to say that such a wonderful trip didn’t reach my ...

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Goodbye summer, goodbye

Goodbye summer, goodbye
Today is September 20th and is an important day for me. It seems a random date, but the truth is that within the next two days takes place the autumn equinox, one of my favourite moments of the year. The autumn equinox marks the beginning of my favourite season. Other years, on these dates, it has ...

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