Category Archives: Europe

FOTO FRIDAY: BUCHAREST FROM ABOVE

Every Friday I’ll be sharing a photo from someplace in my travels. This week’s photo is of Bucharest as seen from the InterContinental Hotel. Sadly, most of Bucharest’s historic buildings were destroyed by ex-dictator Nicolae Ceausescu, who cleared the way for larger and grander buildings to be made in his honor. The neighborhood of Lipscani was also […]

FOTO FRIDAY: THE MAGIC FOUNTAIN OF MONTJUIC, BARCELONA

Every Friday I’ll be sharing a photo from someplace in my travels. This week’s photo is of the Magic Fountain of Montjuïc in Barcelona. I’ll admit, I was a bit skeptical of visiting anything with the word “magic” in it. When people kept telling me to visit the Magic Fountain of Montjuïc in Barcelona, I figured it would be just […]

5 REASONS BASQUE COUNTRY ISN’T SPAIN

Today’s post comes from the lovely Jenny Marshall, who you may remember as one of this month’s featured bloggers.  Jenny is a language and culture fanatic. She’s originally from California but has lived for three years in Spain, now based in Barcelona. She teaches English to fill the bank, writes to fill her soul, and attempts that […]