I feel like I’ve been dragging my feet to write this post. We didn’t have a terrible time by any means. The food was delicious, people were nice, and there was always something beautiful just up a hill or around a corner. But I think it would have been an even better experience if we had a local (like our host in Barcelona) to guide us through a bit of the city’s landscape. Nevertheless, if you love art, slowing down, and Real Madrid then Madrid is surely a place to visit. Continue reading “Renfe train experience + 3 Days in Madrid”→
I’m back! My husband and I just got back from a week in Spain with 4 days in Barcelona and 3 days In Madrid. We ate a lot of tapas, drank a lot of cava, and took a lot of photos. There’s so much I could blab on about so I decided to show you Barcelona and Madrid separately. Let me introduce you to Barcelona.
Palm Springs was definitely my favorite part of last weekend. The sun, palm trees, and the view of the mountains never got old. My friends and I stayed at the Best Western Plus Las Brisas, which was both close enough to our Coachella shuttle stop and plenty of restaurants. We lucked out there!
When I go back, I would definitely look into renting a house in that general area because of how much variety there is in terms of food (priority #1). But if you would rather stay in a hotel, the Best Western is great as a home base for sleep and being by a pool. There are also plenty of hotels close by as well. Continue reading “When in Palm Springs…”→