I am not a “Foodie”

If you have been living above ground at all during the past 5 years, chances are you know what a ‘foodie’ is.  You probably also know how to spot one in the wild – you can find them choosing the most exotic dish on the menu, critiquing the presentation and plating of...

Wanna Get Away?

Moving to Barcelona is arguably the best decision I’ve ever made.  I love the streets of the old city, I love people watching, and I love the fact that sitting at a café and nursing a coffee for 2 hours at 2:00pm is 100% socially acceptable.  Despite the fact that...

Know Before You Go

It was almost exactly six months ago to the day that I arrived in Barcelona. My nerves and excitement were feeling a little dulled by the jet lag that first day, so I can only imagine how I would have felt if I had been fully awake and “with it.” The drive from the...