Girona For The Weekend

Some say a better more compact experience than Barcelona and no chance of being pick-pocketed or being swamped by hen and stag parties. Cab to town is about €12, stay in Ciutat for a boutique experience. The Caralemany is a standard 4 star hotel but...
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Sunshine and Surrealism: The Dalí Museum, Figueres

Standing in the lobby of the hotel with my guide Ana, we spent the first few minutes of the tour looking at photos on the wall of Dalí enjoying meals with his friends and wife, Gala. “She was the love of his life, she was everything to him. His...
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Exploring Girona’s Best Bits in a Day

  “We have the best restaurant in the world here in Girona. Can Roca. You know it? And the Roca brothers also own that ice-cream shop over there. You like ice-cream?” It was 11am and the leafy street was drenched in sunlight. The sky was...
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