The Walk to Casa Lolea & Arco de Triomf (Spain Day 2, Pt 2)

After touring La Sagrada Familia we decided to explore the city simply by walking 30 minutes to our dinner spot, La Casa Lolea. After dinner, we walked over the Arco de Triomf since it was nearby and across the street from our train station. The main streets of Barcelona are lined with beautiful buildings, shops, […]

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Spanish GP : Formula 1

  Getting There We booked our Formula 1, Spanish Grand Prix tickets through bookf1.com well before we arrived in Barcelona.  We decided to get General Admission tickets because we generally like to walk around the circuit to see the race from different angles.  Plus the kids were with us and we just knew they would […]

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My Husband is not a man because he painted two nails…

… now that I have your attention — SHUH – DUH – FUH – CUP! Last week, my company (our company), DIOSA Nails hosted its first Spring event “Cafe con Mani”. Guests visited a cafe and enjoyed complimentary coffee or tea while getting a manicure. He planned to go to a BMW car meet later […]

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Puerto Rico: Raices Restaurante

Caguas is a calm and quiet town in Puerto Rico but we’re lucky that there’s a Raices restaurant there.  As usual we used Trip Advisor and Google to find a spot for dinner and once again, they didn’t disappoint. Everything we ordered at Raices was straight up delicious:

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Puerto Rico: Spoon Food Tour

No “Longology” trip is complete without a food related day.  In Puerto Rico, we decided to book a walking food tour of Old San Juan with Spoon Food Tour. Seemed like a good idea to mix a bit of history with walking and food. We used Trip Advisor to find the tour, and as usual […]

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Puerto Rico: Jardin Botanico y Cultural en Caguas

We headed to the Botanical Garden William Miranda Main in Caguas for our first day for two reasons (1) at home we enjoy strolling through the NY Botanical Garden and (2) we were in lazy mode. The Botanical Garden was about a 10 minute drive from our friends’ house where we were staying. Entry fee […]

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