When people think of Barcelona, they usually think of Gaudi and his unfinished masterwork, La Sagrada Familia. While it is incredibly stunning and 100% worth visiting, there’s also Barcelona Cathedral, the little cathedral that could. It holds a lot of historical importance to the city and has its own unique quirks that help it stand […]
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Did you know that Segovia has some of the most complete and well-preserved Roman aqueducts in all of Europe? These amazing water delivery systems pierce through the heart of the city and make for some of the most amazing views you can get of the fallen empire.
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You can wander around most large cities and find all sorts of interesting hole-in-the-wall style locations: Bars, shops, eateries, museums, and so forth. In Europe, given its rich and tumultuous history, you can find all manner of intrigue in larger cities. When in Barcelona, we happened to accidentally stumble onto the ruins of The Temple […]
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There’s a complicated history with the pillaging and plundering of different areas of the world by the major colonial powers. You hear these stories with some regularity across various media, but what about the times when these artifacts are not stolen, but rather, gifted? As a sign of gratitude for the nation’s assistance in cultural […]
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