Le Petit Train – Collioure, France

Le Petit Train – Collioure, France

visiting Barcelona, we opted to rent cars and visit Collioure, France the day of the general strike. We weren’t sure how the city was going to react to the strike and who all would be participating, so we decided to take off out of town and spend the day in...
Castillo de Montjuic – Barcelona, Spain

Castillo de Montjuic – Barcelona, Spain

Castillo de Montjuic is an 18th century castle that sits atop the Montjuic hill in Barcelona.  The original structure of the castle was built in 1640 during the War of the Segadors in resistance to Phillip IV’s forces.  In 1751 and 1779 it was expanded.  The...
Can Ganessa – Barcelona, Spain

Can Ganessa – Barcelona, Spain

Can Ganessa is a small restaurant located near the beach, but tucked away in a little plaza off of Passeig de Borbo. At first glance, it doesn’t really appear to be anything special, but it has a wide assortment of tapas as well as seafood. The place is very...
Restaurant Homenatge – Barcelona, Spain

Restaurant Homenatge – Barcelona, Spain

Restaurant Homenatge was perhaps the Barcelona restaurant I enjoyed the most. It was a short walk from the apartment to Placa Camp where the restaurant is located.     We were eating pretty early based on your typical Barcelona dinner time, but we were also worn out...