Spain

Written By: jeff

Posted On: January 3rd, 2014

The National Art Museum of Catalonia (Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya) is one of the great museums of Barcelona which is saying a lot (dare I say this is in Spain?). The city is teeming with any number of iconic museums and great artists: Miró, Dali, Picasso, not to mention Gaudí who left an ongoing legacy […]

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Written By: jeff

Posted On: September 16th, 2011

For all of Barcelona’s famous sites above ground, it still houses a few secrets down below. One pleasant surprise were those old columns in the Museu d’Història de la Ciutat, City History Museum. The rough stone, chipped texture is set off (intentionally or not) by the slat, smooth teal green walls and bright lights illuminating the […]

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Written By: jeff

Posted On: September 2nd, 2011

La Boquería is squarely centered in the middle of the beaten tourist track of Barcelona. And, honestly, there’s nothing wrong with that. There’s a reason this place is popular with locals and tourists alike. If you’ve been reading or watching the blog for a while, you know I love Spanish food markets and while you’re […]

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Written By: jeff

Posted On: August 26th, 2011

It may be less grand than its more familiar cousin in Paris, but Barcelona has its own Arc di Triomf. No, that’s not a misspelling. That’s the Catalan spelling on the archway. I sort of stumbled across it while walking around Barcelona on my short trip to Spain. I left the Picasso Museum and headed […]

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Written By: Cheryl Habbe

Posted On: February 12th, 2011

For this month’s slice of life, we take you to Barcelona’s famous La Boquería market. [pro-player width=’300′ height=’200′ type=’video’ image=’http://cbs.videos.to.post.s3.amazonaws.com/Life_Through_Food-poster.jpg’]http://cbs.videos.to.post.s3.amazonaws.com/Life_Through_Food-desktop.m4v[/pro-player]

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Written By: jeff

Posted On: January 31st, 2011

In this podcast episode, I report from the market in Santiago de Compostela, Spain during my reporting on the Camino de Santiago. I reflect on my time on the Camino, talk about my blisters and share some of the footage I shot from the Camino and from the market.
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Written By: Cheryl Habbe

Posted On: January 1st, 2011

For this month’s slice of life, we take you to Madrid, Spain for ¨Life Outside.¨ This city is a favorite stop of many travelers, and for good reason.[pro-player width=’300′ height=’200′ type=’video’ image=’http://cbs.videos.to.post.s3.amazonaws.com/Life Outside in MadridSpain-poster.jpg’]http://cbs.videos.to.post.s3.amazonaws.com/Life Outside in MadridSpain-desktop.m4v[/pro-player]

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Written By: jeff

Posted On: December 21st, 2010

In this episode, I hang out with Ruben, one of the Spanish professors from our episode ¨Learning Spanish in Madrid.¨
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Written By: jeff

Posted On: December 7th, 2010

This city in northwestern Spain is mostly known as the final destination for the pilgrims walking or biking the Camino de Santiago. Having…
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Written By: jeff

Posted On: August 4th, 2010

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