Tours

Eating Our Way Through Barcelona’s Gracia Neighborhood With Devour Barcelona

December 8, 2015

We love food. We love travel. We especially love discovering local foods in a new destination with a local guide. During our recent pre-cruise stay in Barcelona, Spain, we were determined to find the perfect food walking tour. After all, Barcelona has a fantastic food culture. Not surprisingly, there are many food tours offered in […]

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Touring the Palau de la Musica Catalana in Barcelona

December 5, 2015

During a recent three day, pre-cruise stay in Barcelona, we took a guided tour of the Palau de la Musica Catalana (the Palace of Catalan Music.)The Palau concert hall is located on a narrow street in Barcelona’s La Ribera neighborhood. Outside, the building is decorated with a massive sculptural group symbolizing Catalan music by artist […]

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Exploring the Causeway Coast of Northern Ireland

October 21, 2015

One of the highlights of our September trip to Belfast was a day trip exploring the Causeway Coast of Northern Ireland. We booked a full-day trip with Odyssey Coach Tours, whose tours are given in smaller vehicles with fewer people. We liked the fact that this company’s Giant’s Causeway Day Tour travels in the opposite direction […]

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A Visit to the Titanic Quarter and Titanic Belfast

October 14, 2015

As cruise aficionados, we couldn’t resist a visit to the shipyards where the ill-fated RMS Titanic was built in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Titanic Belfast is a 130,000 sq. ft. monument to Belfast’s maritime heritage that opened in 2012. The attraction is located in Belfast on the site of the former Harland & Wolff shipyard on Queen’s Island, an area of reclaimed land dating to […]

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