Author Archive | Noel

Enjoy a sunset somewhere romatic

What kind of adventure am I looking for in Queensland?

  Yes of course, a beautiful sunset would definitely be a nice way to start an adventure in Queensland. Maybe I should start exploring a hidden forest trail,  kayaking along a gorgeous coastline for the first time with fresh eyes, or snorkeling through some colorful coral beds filled with amazing tropical fish. Perhaps later in the evening I might want to try some […]

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Girona, Spain – Key attractions to see and photograph

 Girona, Spain – Key attractions to see and photograph Girona, Spain is just over an hour and a half train ride from Barcelona along the scenic Costa Brava region.  It’s a charming city with a historic center, retaining many of its medieval appeal and well-preserved architecture. The old center is walkable with most of the attractions located along both sides […]

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Where Am I – Please don’t tell

  Where Am I, please don’t tell!   But if you do, I would really like to know about…….                 What time of year did you go visit? (For me – I visited December 2012)                       Name a favorite dish that you tried.                    What was your favorite tourist site?   What souvenir did you […]

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Montjuic Park

Mossen Costa i Llobera garden in Barcelona – an exotic garden

Mossen Costa i Llobera garden in Barcelona – an exotic garden Mossen Costa i Llobera gardens I love discovering unusual or quirky things while visiting a new city and Barcelona does offer exciting and appealing sites to see. Some of these places grabbing my attention early on was when I visited Montjuic and the beautiful gardens that I saw […]

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Barcelona at Palau Guell

Barcelona Highlights – Photo Friday

  Barcelona highlights – Photo Friday There is so much to see and do in Barcelona and for anyone that loves to take photographs while visiting, it’s a dream destination to visit this city and capture some amazing pictures. Whether you are walking in any of the elegant neighborhoods, visiting a museum, garden or even sampling […]

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Montjuic parks and botanic gardens in Barcelona

   Montjuic parks and botanic gardens in Barcelona Whenever I get tired of all day urban adventures with packed schedules, I find that its nice to spend a little quiet time in a beautiful garden to relax or enjoy a meal. Fortunately, Barcelona has many green spaces, beautiful parks and botanical gardens scattered throughout the city. […]

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La Boqueria in Barcelona – A place to photograph beautiful food

 La Boqueria in Barcelona – A place to photograph beautiful food La Boqueria signage   Mercat de la Boqueria market Located in the heart of Las Ramblas in Barcelona, Mercat de la Boqueria is a very popular farmers market, specialty Spanish products venue and a local foodie hangout. This food haven is a catch-all to everything centered on delicious and fresh […]

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