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Barcelona Airport Hotel Cheap and Easy

When it comes to airport hotels, I have several requirements. The hotel must be conveniently located to the airport, it must offer clean, safe and affordable rooms with complimentary WiFi and it must offer complimentary shuttle service to the airport. Other hotel guests might add inexpensive parking to the list of “must have” requirements, but …

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Review: Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I, Barcelona

Barcelona, Spain is a city of art, culture, wonderful site seeing and sensational food. When flying into this Spanish city, ease of getting from the airport to the hotel is often a factor I take into consideration when I’m traveling. While some luxury travelers prefers taxis to public transportation, I’d rather spend my travel dollars …

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Spanish pilgrimage, Treking in Bhutan and Luxury Travel Expo – What a Trip

No one snoozed in the pews when visiting Santiago City’s church service.  “It was theatrical,” marveled Lafayette’s Marcia Linn.  “There were four monks harnessed in a basket that allowed them to work a pulley system to propel an incense burner filled with hot coals fifty feet into the air.  Every day we saw hundreds of …

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Around the world with a mother and daughter

[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] Traveling with multi-generations THE TRAVELERS: Lafayette, California mom and consultant Nancy Brown, age 40-plus; and her mother, Janet Mooers, former Moraga resident and international traveler, age 80-plus. THE TREK IN A …

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Rain in Spain falls mainly on San Sebastian, Holiday Shopping in Germany

    San Sebastian While “the rain in Spain falls mainly in the plain” according to Eliza Doolittle (Audrey Hepburn) in the 1964 film “My Fair Lady,” the rain in Spain that our tour group encountered fell mainly in the resort town of San Sebastian. As Hemingway reflected in “The Sun Also Rises”: “The trees seem …

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