Both Melody and me were quite keen after our little adventure in Eroles to find out what it means to really live in a creative community. Not only for 2 weeks, this time maybe for 2 years? We had been writing…
The Eroles Community Project
How do 2 weeks in an intentional art activist community in the mountains of Catalunia feel? Would it satisfy our hunger for participation, sharing and creativity?
The Cheapest Way of Enjoying Cigars
If you are travelling and living on a budget, how can you still enjoy good cigars? Confessions of a cigar lover, and tips for an improvised humidor and cheap cigars that are still highly enjoyable.
Visit of A Sleeping Beauty
Last week we were visiting an empty monastery with a chapel, 2 kitchens, big gardens, a pool and huge potential.
Bathing trip to England
It is still too cold in Barcelona – and the weather channel is forecasting a heat wave in England. So why not drive over the channel for a few beach holidays in Hastings?
Galician Pulpo Afternoon
Today we were invited for a very special event in a cellar of Barcelona. This is Agus (August). He is cooking pulpo for his friends and friend of friends. Pulpo is a traditional Galician dish from octopus. And this is…
Why Barcelona is a magic City
Dear Gypsy brothers & sisters, there are not many cities so far I have completely fallen in love with. (If you are interested which ones I will tell you at the end of this article). Don’t get me wrong, I am quite…
Narrow Boat living from a woman’s point of view
Greater connection with Nature and its cycles. Something I really enjoyed of living in a narrow boat is that immediately NATURE is around you and you are part of it. A little bit like when you are camping in the…
Mobile Internet Operators in Spain: A Personal Experience
If you are a heavy mobile internet user, then good luck in Spain. A comparison of three operators with a prepayed SIM, a lot of money spent and a happy end.
New Year in Barcelona or: Time For Grapes
If you are used to celebrate the new year with goulash, fireworks and dancing at midnight, you will probably be a little bit disappointed if you visit Barcelona at that time. Instead, you can be part of a very funny tradition.