Archives for "June, 2009"
Ok, I still haven’t finished the Europe posts, but I’m working on it. We had a big moment today…we picked our first zucchini! We don’t know if it was really time to pick them, but they were so big, we couldn’t help it. We’ve picked some lettuce a few times, but this just seemed like [...]
Regarding our accommodations, we are happy to say that Barcelona was the only place we paid to stay – 3 nights of the whole trip! I’ll tell a little more about where we stayed below. In Barcelona, we hit the major Gaudí sites, like Parc Guëll, Casa Milá, and La Sagrada Família. Gaudí had quite [...]
It looks like I messed up the captions on the Madrid album on our site. They should show up now. Barcelona post is coming hopefully after lunch today…
I should start by explaining Couchsurfing, as it comes up twice on our trip. Our friends Joshua and Tiffany introduced us to the concept, and now we’re semi-pro. Really. Anyway, couchsurfing is a hospitality network where you can ask to stay with people while you’re traveling, and people can ask to stay with you while [...]
We’re back, and in some ways it feels like we never left. I guess that’s how things are when you face the daily monotony of office jobs (which we are thankful for of course). Anyway, we had a great time! Excluding my terrible trials with allergies, the trip went really well. We’re still going through [...]