• CAN R
    23 April, 2014

    Can Recasens – Romantic Catalan Di...

      As soon as we arrived to the Pueblenou neighborhood, I immediately felt removed from the hustle and noise of central Barcelona. Long avenues wit...
  • Sagrada Familia
    21 April, 2014

    Barcelona Reflections

    2007 My first experience with Barcelona. I was with the ‘rents after a study-abroad stint in Leon, and we were on a flash-trip zoom around Spain...
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    14 April, 2014

    Teaching English in France: Ryan

    After teaching English for three years in Spain (one in Castilla-La Mancha, one in Asturias, and another in Galicia), my friend Ryan is now working in...
  • Castillo
    7 April, 2014

    22 (More) Reasons You Should Be in Spain...

    Earlier this week Buzzfeed came out with an article entitled “25 Reasons You Should Be In Spain Right Now,” which is full of the kind of b...
  • Oam Thong1
    24 March, 2014

    Oam Thong: Spicy Thai in Madrid

    Recently I was at an Indian restaurant with some fellow guiris. We requested our curry “picante,” which quickly made our waiter swivel aro...
CAN R

Can Recasens – Romantic Catalan Dining

  As soon as we arrived to the Pueblenou neighborhood, I immediately felt removed from the hustle and noise of central Barcelona. Long avenues with minimal traffic made it an ideal place for…

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Sagrada Familia

Barcelona Reflections

2007 My first experience with Barcelona. I was with the ‘rents after a study-abroad stint in Leon, and we were on a flash-trip zoom around Spain. The timing with the…

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Bellver de Cerdanya.2jpg

Teaching English in France: Ryan

After teaching English for three years in Spain (one in Castilla-La Mancha, one in Asturias, and another in Galicia), my friend Ryan is now working in Royan, France as an…

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Castillo

22 (More) Reasons You Should Be in Spain Right Now

Earlier this week Buzzfeed came out with an article entitled “25 Reasons You Should Be In Spain Right Now,” which is full of the kind of basic info I found…

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Oam Thong1

Oam Thong: Spicy Thai in Madrid

Recently I was at an Indian restaurant with some fellow guiris. We requested our curry “picante,” which quickly made our waiter swivel around. “Do you want that Spanish-spicy or SPICY-spicy?”…

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Baking Bread in a Tiny Spanish Kitchen

Typical Spanish baguette Of all of the gastronomic discoveries waiting to delight your palate in Spain, bread is not one of them. Although there seems to be a bakery on…

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