With the changes we experienced over this weekend – let’s run away to a warm and care free place. Welcome to sunny Barcelona.
Travel Bits: Barcelona
Hans Christian Anderson visits Barcelona in 1862, and says, “We crossed spacious streets, with building resembling palaces, in La Rambla promenade; the shops were well illuminated and there was movement and life… I did not decide to go to sleep, even though I wished to, so I could rise early and contemplate, in daylight, this city, unknown to me: Barcelona, capital of Catalonia.” Little has changed.
Playa de la Barceloneta, or Barceloneta beach, is one of the oldest and largest beaches in Barcelona. It’s well connected to public transportation and is easy accessible from many central neighborhoods, which attracts a lot of tourists and locals. The beach aligns many hotels, little cafes and restaurants serving the freshest seafood I’ve ever had.
Favorite films from the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival. Jacqueline Soller and J. McVay on ‘Tully.’ John Knefel on Michelle Wolf’s WHCD performance. A sneak preview from Holly Miranda’s BTR Live Studio session. | listen