[Through the Lens] Finding the magic in Barcelona

Whether you’re on a trip or walking around your home town, keep your eyes peeled for the magic hidden in unexpected places.

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Why You Should Walk Around Barcelona’s City Center

I’m a big believer of the notion that walking around and exploring will always be more fulfilling than going on the Hop-on Hop-off bus tours to see specific locations to check off of a list. Sure, you may get to your destination faster (and if you’re low on time or have difficulty walking, this may be the best option for you), but you’ll miss out on the essence of the city.

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[Through the Lens] Barcelona’s street art

When walking down the streets of Barcelona, whether it be a street filled with tourists or one lined with trees, whether it’s behind cars and houses, on garage doors or abandoned buildings, or in the most unexpected places, you’ll always be certain to come across something constant: street art.

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Barcelona’s Charming Gothic Quarter

No matter which backstreet or alleyway you take, the centuries-old squares of Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter will lead to some hidden treasures – small artisan shops, restaurants, and magnificent cathedrals.

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Gaudí’s Barcelona: A guide to 4 of his must-see buildings

Antoni Gaudí (1852 – 1926) was a Spanish architect from Catalonia whose work is known to have a “one-of-a-kind” style. While you’re in Barcelona, make sure to visit some of his must-see buildings!

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Story Time (Ep. 6) – Excuse you!

We were planning our mother-daughter trip to Spain and my mom would say over and over again “it says here on the internet that pick-pocketing is very common in Spain. We need to be very careful.” “Right.” I would respond. But the internet exaggerates. There’s no way that theft could be that rampant in Spain.…

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