Design Museum and Torre Agbar in Barcelona, Catalonia in Spain; Guest post by Duncan Rhodes for the travel thruster series on Mallory on Travel adventure travel, photography, travel

Travel Thruster Series; Duncan Rhodes – Urban Travel Blog

Introducing Duncan Rhodes (for those that don’t already know him), a new travel thruster series contributor, travel blogger and writer living in Barcelona, specialising in Catalonia and Spain. Eight Questions for Duncan 1. How did you get involved in writing/blogging? As told on a thousand “About Me” pages, (Editor’s note; that’s a lot of writing about yourself) my entry into the world …

Postcards from Camprodon in the Catalan Pyrénées

The attractive village of Camprodon in the Catalan Pyrénées has enough to keep a curious visitor busy for an afternoon, especially when a knowledgeable guide is on hand to provide an informative narrative relevant to each point of interest. Strolling through the narrow streets is like taking a walk through the history of the region. Occupied by various warring factions, …

Winning through Blogging; Watching FC Barcelona

Being a blogger often has special moments, times we need to pinch ourselves, hardly able to believe the good fortune which comes our way. Travelling to great destinations, staying in amazing hotels, and dining at the best restaurants, suggesting we are anything other than blessed would be very churlish indeed. Tickets to watch Manchester City play FC Barcelona at the …

Postcards from Catalonia; Favourite Destinations Photo Series

Apart from the fierce patriotism and character of the people of Catalonia what is most striking about the region is it’s diversity. It officially holds the status of a nationality and most inhabits are Catalans first and Spanish second if at all. The great cities of Girona, Tarragona and the capital Barcelona which is Spain’s second largest city are all …

Postcard from Barcelona; Favourite Destinations Photo Series

Beautiful Barcelona is a favourite city of many and certainly doesn’t need of any promotion from this site. It is one of the most popular cities in the world, travellers are divided into two groups, those that have already visited and those that want to visit. The capital of Catalonia is blessed with attractions, a wealth of cool bars and …