Exploring The Rock of Gibraltar

Being Canadian means that Gibraltar isn’t a common destination for me. When you think of somewhere to go on your next vacation, Gibraltar isn’t a place that makes the top of my list. Continue reading “Exploring The Rock of Gibraltar”

My Itinerary in Spain Was a Total Mess

Let’s be clear: my destinations were amazing and I do recommend you to check them out if you’re thinking about going in Spain soon.

BUT… My route between the cities wasn’t the best ever. In fact, having to figure out how to get everywhere everytime without involving 3 changes of bus and hours standing in between was difficult, if not painful. Continue reading “My Itinerary in Spain Was a Total Mess”

2nd Month Out of 3: My European Journey

I started this month with anticipation and mixed feelings. I’ve heard so many great comments about how amazing and friendly Barcelona is that I was thrilled to get to see Spain for a month. On the other hand, I was afraid I wouldn’t like it, my expectations being too high and the fact that I wasn’t going to Barcelona, but in Andalusia instead. Continue reading “2nd Month Out of 3: My European Journey”

Alhambra, Granada : Know Before You Go

The Alhambra is an arabian group of palaces that were built between the XIII and the XV century.

While some palaces are completely inspired by the islamic culture, others contain a mix of influence with the spanish one which is due to the spanish conquest Continue reading “Alhambra, Granada : Know Before You Go”

1st Month Out of 3 : My European Journey

What. A. Month.

I can’t believe it has already been 30 days that I’m in Europe. It went sooo¬†fast! It seems to me that it was only a few days ago that I left the comfort of my house, of my bed, and that I left my family behind to see a part of Europe that I had yet to discover. Continue reading “1st Month Out of 3 : My European Journey”