Posts Tagged ‘Madrid’

Long time ago, I promised to myself that by the age of 30, I will visit Ibiza. I was 4 months late with fulfilling my promise, but at least I’ve done it now! After prolonged convincing, my friends finally budged in and said “yes” to it as well. The White Isle, as it is often […]


As much as Madrid has stayed conservative over the years, that much Barcelona has been progressive, and the evident changes could be seen in the city. The new extensions of La Sagrada Familia have been constructed, some metro stations have been renovated, and the waterfront has received a complete make-over. Since we were staying in an apartment for over a week, by the […]


“You look happy”, said the librarian to me as I was returning back a borrowed travel book. “Yes, I am… very”, was my loud and clear response with a huge grin on the face. I was glowing with excitement because in several hours I would be on the way to one of my favourite destinations […]


700 million people watched it, 46 million countrymen cheered for them, and after a patient yet nerve-wrecking, memorable game, my favourite football team won the FIFA World Cup showing the world that Spain is the best in Europe and in the world. This is the reason why this blog entry could have be done without any words […]


Originally written on February 13, 2009 Hola todos! If one follows tracks of a cow, one might end up either in Switzerland, India or Argentina. LOL I’ve opted out for the third choice and came to the country which instead of Sun should have had a steak on its national flag. This is the reason […]


the very last

08Sep04

Originally written on September 8, 2004 This is going to be the last “hola” I’m saying to you, at least for this summer. Tonight we went for our last sangria, and I made sure that we had chosen a bar on La Rambla (famous street in Barcelona) with large drink servings. It was the time […]


Originally written on August 29, 2004  Hola!!! 🙂  This is going to be a longer email as I have some time to kill and would like to give you an update on my so far holiday. I´ll try to break the email into different subtopics to make it easier for me.  Greetings from Spain!!! 🙂  […]