Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Trips

Costa Brava Vintage

Oldschool is the new chic. Or was it never gone? The classic 501 Levis jeans are sold in bulk second hand and analog cameras are discovered in the fathers cabinet. Voilà, la Costa Brava au style vintage,...

Congost de Montrebei : Hiking trough

On the road A weekend with friends in the foothills of the Catalan Pyrenees. Our destination is the legendary Congost de Montrebei. We start at the Costa Brava and drive about three hours. The...

Autumn is here !

The first rain has finally arrived after a long hot summer and the meadows and forests shine in the most beautiful colors. Finally autumn is here ! One of Catalonias beautiful forests in...

The Dalí triangle

About Dalí & Gala Salvador Dalí: Genius, an eccentric man and also one of the greatest representatives of surrealist painting is still today a legend. Born in Figueres in 1904 and died there in...

Hiking in Cadaqués

Sunshine in autumn The hottest time of the year is over. But today - at the beginning of October, the late summer sun shines warmly from the sky and let everybody smile. We...

The ruins of Empúries

Let's go, to the ruins of Empúries! The ruins of Empúries (ancient Greek: Emporion, Spanish: Ampurias) are one of the oldest cultural monuments in Catalonia. It is the only archaeological site in the entire...

Ancient factories in the french Pyrenees

Over the mountains - off to France! From the Costa Brava, the French border is just a stone’s throw away. We spent a day on a road trip to discover the mountains and two...

Barcelona – The other side

Barcelona off the beaten tracks…The famous Sagrada Familia, the Rambla, the Plaça Catalunya… all of these popular sights immediately come to mind when thinking of Barcelona… But Catalonia’s capital has so much more to offer! With that...

Temps de Flors 2019 – Girona

Temps de Flors - Thousands of flowers, blossoms, branches, twigs and colourful installations decorated the historic centre of Girona for a week in May 2019. Despite the rain, on the first day of the 64th

Yachting : By boat from Rosas to Cadaqués

Let's go! One on my first experiences at the Costa Brava : Yachting. We leave the Gulf of Rosas with a small yacht and 10 men. Chugging though the canals, in which some catamarans...

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Costa Brava Vintage

Oldschool is the new chic. Or was it never gone? The classic 501 Levis jeans are sold in bulk second hand and...

Aiguamolls of Empordá

The Natural Park Aiguamolls of Empordá is worth a visit at any time of the year! The protected nature reserve invites you...