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February - Us

While I began this novel in February, I only finished it last night. It definitely did not grab my attention, although once I began reading it again last night I couldn’t put it down. 291 kata lagi


Photo Diary - Park Güell, Barcelona

After seeing photos of this beautiful park online a few years ago, it has been on my to do list for a long time. Park Güell was established in 1914 by Antoni Gaudi and is now one of his major works in Barcelona.   43 kata lagi


New plans for Place Jacques-Cartier criticized by restaurants, artists

Local merchants say a plan by the Ville-Marie borough to revitalize Place Jacques-Cartier in Old Montreal for the 375th anniversary will have restaurant terrasses and artists moving around the square like figures on a chess board, which will only hurt business. 957 kata lagi

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Blogging Challenge: Day 9

Top 7 list of places in the world you want to visit. 282 kata lagi


Picture of the Day: Barcelona from Space

Photograph by Scott Kelly

If you love seeing our beautiful planet from space you gotta follow astronaut Scott Kelly on Twitter or Facebook. His daily stream of photos from the ISS continually delight those of us planted firmly on… 81 kata lagi


Barcelona Part 3    August/September 2013

My sister the fashionista came to stay for a week which was great fun. She was very impressed with the style and diverse neighbourhoods of Barcelona. 601 kata lagi


Barcelona   Part 2   August 2013.  Gaudi - Mostly Pictures

Before going to Barcelona, it is easy to dismiss Gaudi as a laughable eccentric, a bit of a nutter or just crazy. But his design elements become apparent when you feel the perfect fit of the banisters, are cooled by the clever air circulation in Casa Batlo, or see the use of space in The Palau Guell, transforming a room into a chapel simply by opening doors. 166 kata lagi