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ABarcelona: Best things I can't miss in Barcelona?

Sagrada Família​ is the number one thing to see. Make reservations and get an entry time to walk right in or you may have to wait hours. Be sure to go downstairs and visit the displays of how it was built. You mentioned kid friendly. There is a very... See More

AWhat's the most beautiful building you've ever seen?

As an architecture junkie it is so hard to single any out with one exception. Basílica de la Sagrada Família​, a Gaudi creation. It is truly an architectural experience. See More

ABarcelona: Getting by without speaking Spanish/Catalonian?

 I know I can safely say "everyone" speaks English, especially the young, and most of the older population.  I had no problems at all in either of my trips there.  I agree you will make points if you try the general phrases in Catalan.  They all speak both Spanish... See More

AEurope: 2 Week Backpacking Trip to Europe in December- doable with just a carry on?

I would say Michael has it down Cold !  I stress GOOD comfortable shoes, it always seems that wherever you go it's uphill and on cobblestones.  Be sure you wear them Before you go , break them in.  My last trip I did it all in a great pair of walking sandals which... See More

AWas there ever a time you used a country's language and it backfired?

Sure , but it's always the incorrect pronunciation of the correct word.  For instance the word anno is the Italian word for year and should be pronounced as two words, (an no) pronouncing BOTH n's (try it, not so easy).  As opposed to the word ano, which is a... See More

AWhat are the best things to collect when travelling?

What ever you get, make it light weight and let it reflect the place you have been.  If there is something you already collect, then adding to your collection is great (unless of course it's anvils or doorstops.)  You can ship things home but send it by "slow... See More

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