Monthly Archives: September 2019

A Story of Giants

Today, 24 September, is the official feast-day of La Mercè, the Virgin of Mercy. Many events are happening through the city of Barcelona but we got up early to go see the “Passada de Gegans i Capgrossos” in the Plaça … Continue reading

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Barcelona: First few hours

We arrived in Barcelona around noon, under grey, menacing skies, and humid heat. During our taxi ride to our apartment, right away the feel of the city seemed different than any others. The city felt charged, just like the forecast … Continue reading

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