A day trip to Montserrat – Un día de lluvia en Barcelona – part 3.

day trip to montserrat

About the "Un día de lluvia en Barcelona" series This article is the third chapter of the “Un día de lluvia en Barcelona” series. We would like to give you some ideas about what people could do on a rainy day in Barcelona city. Or where they can go within a day to explore the surroundings. The plan is …

The perfect medieval village: Montfalcó Murallat

perfect medieval village

Either if you are an expert in medieval villages or not, Montfalcó Murallat, the perfect medieval village will stun you. Montfalcó Murallat is authentic, real and unknown. Everybody likes Medieval villages and that makes them touristy and usually overcrowded. This is not happening in Montfalcó Murallat. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tct6vCh3RKE The village dates from 11th Century in the Romanesque period of the …

The Hungarian Queen of the Vallbona Abbey

About the Monastery of Santa Maria de Vallbona Vallbona Abbey, otherwise the Monastery of Santa Maria de Vallbona (Catalan: Santa Maria de Vallbona de les Monges; Spanish: El Real Monasterio de Santa María de Vallbona), is a Cistercian nunnery in Vallbona de les Monges, in the comarca of Urgell, Catalonia, Spain. Founded in the early 12th century, and built between then and the 14th century, it is one of the most important monastic …

What to do on a rainy day in Barcelona?! Un día de lluvia en Barcelona – part 2.

what to do on a rainy day in barcelona

This article is the second chapter of the "Un día de lluvia en Barcelona" series. We would like to give you some ideas about what people could do on a rainy day in Barcelona city. The plan is to provide you with a complete itinerary for a day when the weather is not that pleasant, so we could dedicate …

A hidden gem in Lleida province – The Castle of Guimerà

The castle of guimera

Recently we had the chance to travel a bit in Catalonia, as for Easter break it was finally allowed to leave the counties. Of course, we immediately lived with the opportunity and made a little "vuelta" including Vall de Boí, Vall d'Aran, and some medieval remains of Lleida province, like Guimerà as well. Guimerà is overall noted for its …

The 12 + 1 most beautiful villages of Vall d’Aran

Have you ever been to Vall d’Aran? Not yet? Let’s join us in this full review of the 12 + 1 most beautiful villages in Vall d’Aran (Arán Valley). This territory has a unique history and a singular culture that goes beyond its connection with the nearby sky resorts. Actually, Vall d’Aran offers very diverse leisure options, snowmobile routes …