Skiing in Granada

After not getting home until after midnight it was a sad moment when our alarm went off at 6.45am. After a bit of groaning however, we gave ourselves a shake and got ready for skiing. Surprisingly for some, the Sierra Nevada is Europe’s most southerly ski resort and is located an hour from Granada by … More Skiing in Granada

Barcelona – Gothic Quater, Ribera, Sagrada Familia, Cocktails and Food

Another disgustingly early wake-up can only mean one thing – holiday time! I had decided I needed a short sunshine filled break after a month in the new job and so was on the 06.30 Ryanair flight to Barcelona. I had wanted to visit this city for so long, there is so much hype surrounding … More Barcelona – Gothic Quater, Ribera, Sagrada Familia, Cocktails and Food

Madrid – Reina Sofia, El Retiro Parque and Moncloa

Today we were putting our wine obsession aside (for a few hours at least) and setting out to explore some of Madrid’s cultural offers. The 4 of us have exceedingly different views on art and since I had visited the Prado the last time Maeve and Ruairidh kindly conceded to go to the Reina Sofia … More Madrid – Reina Sofia, El Retiro Parque and Moncloa