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Barcelona Mayor Welcomes Signature Jazz Cruise Guests to Spain

adventure travel travel planning travel tips September 5, 2014 0 Comments

Guests aboard the upcoming Signature Jazz Cruise on Seabourn  will have the opportunity to spend two days in Barcelona as guests of Mayor Xavier Trias, touring the city’s wineries, restaurants and historic sites before attending the Barcelona Jazz Festival to view a performance by Grammy® Award winning vocalist Diana Krall. Krall will also perform exclusively for Signature guests while onboard the cruise as it journeys…

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The Jet Set Summer Reading List

travel August 7, 2014 0 Comments

Travel around the world with these good reads! Meet Me in Barcelona by Mary Carter Explore the sexy city of Barcelona on a surprise work trip with Grace Sawyer and her boyfriend Jake. But after the supposedly free trip to the city turns into a nightmare, Grace needs to find her missing boyfriend in this thriller filled with mystery, the complexities…

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5 of the Best Party Cities in Europe

travel June 26, 2014 0 Comments

Europe is filled with party cities that will have you up all night, meeting new people and having the time of your life. This is especially true in the summer, when tourists from all over the world flock to Europe to check out its many historical landmarks and take part in parties and festivals while the weather is perfect for…

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Travel: Valentine’s Day in Beautiful Barcelona

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Hotel Arts Barcelona, a luxurious retreat perched on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea, has crafted an exclusive Valentine’s Day escape for couples looking to get away for love this February. Guests who take advantage of this package will enjoy gorgeous, sweeping views of the Mediterranean Sea or the city of Barcelona during their 2-night stay in one of the hotel’s spacious, upper-floor duplex…

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Travel: Generator Opens in Barcelona

travel November 15, 2013 1 Comments

Design-led hostels are an increasingly competitive marketplace, with providers seeking to carve their own niche in the luxury travel industry. Step forward, Generator, a highly unusual chain of Western Europe hostels that bridges the gap between hostel and hotel. Generator hostels give each location their own style, reflecting the local culture and ethos of their host cities. Its hostels in…

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Travel: Top Travel Destinations for 2014

travel September 11, 2013 0 Comments

  This year seems to have passed by in an absolute flash and we’re finding that attention in our family is turning to what awaits in 2014. Although it’s all too easy to get bogged down in the demands of everyday life, thinking about travel adventures is guaranteed to put a spring in the step. We like to involve the…

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Travel Guest Post: Your Guide to Barcelona

barcelona guest post travel travel planning travel tips February 25, 2013 0 Comments

When you think of Barcelona, what comes to mind? Spanish, empanadas, warm air and beautiful architecture are my first thoughts. Beautiful Barcelona welcomes travelers from around the world, and here’s what you need to know before you travel there. Barcelona’s History The capital of Catalonia, Barcelona is Spain’s second largest city after Madrid. Over 1.6 million people from all around…

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Travel Guest Post: Mediterranean Holidays

food guest post holiday travel travel planning travel tips February 22, 2013 1 Comments

Marvelous weather, stunning nature beauty and smashing attractions are a few of the features that await you on the coastline of the Mediterranean Sea. Every destination in this part of the world has its own appeal and attractive appearance where you can draw in the magnetism of the Med and enjoy your time just the way you like it. How…

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Travel: Christmas Markets Around the World

travel November 28, 2012 0 Comments

Intro image CC via Flickr It’s nearly that time of year again, and while you may not quite believe where this year has gone you should still start to feel all Christmassy when you see the special markets crop up in city centres across the world. Whether you’re in Manchester, Barcelona, London or Rome, Christmas markets have become seriously popular…

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Travel Guest Post: Extreme Activities in Barcelona

adventure guest post spain travel travel planning travel tips April 3, 2012 0 Comments

Barcelona is known for the shopping trips, the fashion, the art, the museums, Gaudi, soccer, lying on the beach and enjoying the sun. All these things are everything but extreme. If you like to do extreme activities, you can do this in Barcelona. There are many things you can do. You just have to know what. I will list a…

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Travel Guest Post: Sunday Shopping in Barcelona

guest post holiday spain travel travel planning travel tips March 2, 2012 0 Comments

Barcelona is known for the many shopping facilities it has to offer and when you are visiting this city you cannot leave without having a look into the numerous of stores. The stores in Barcelona are equipped with everything you are looking for. Besides the popular brands, the city also has a lot of stores which are specialised in something.…

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