Catalonia, Events, Fiesta, Friends, Wineries

Temps de Vi 2019! Wine Time!

Hello! I'm back! To be honest I didn't go anywhere...except away from in front of my laptop. I'll tell you more about that tomorrow but let me just jump into Saturday's fun day! Temps de Vi or Wine Time! This fun event took place in Vilanova i la Geltrú over the weekend. We went last… Continue reading Temps de Vi 2019! Wine Time!

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Dining, Events, Fiesta, Friends, Vineyard

A Fun Few Days

We've had a fun few days here in our little corner of the world. This is a long post with lots of photos and videos so you may want to grab a coffee, tea, or glass of wine and sit back while you read it. Friday was a day of running errands mostly in Vilanova… Continue reading A Fun Few Days

Dining, Events, Fiesta, Friends

Fiestas With Friends, Food, and Fluids

This past week we have had the pleasure of spending special time with friends and also making new friends. All of these gatherings involved friends, food, and wine and/or cava. What could be better? A week ago Saturday we hosted our neighbors for a night of food and fun. We haven't all been together since… Continue reading Fiestas With Friends, Food, and Fluids

Events, Fiesta

Feliç dia de Sant Jordi! Happy Sant Jordi Day!

Today is Sant Jordi Day here in Catalonia. A day of love. Roses, books, princes, princesses, and dragons. What could be better?! “Sant Jordi or Saint George is Catalonia’s patron saint. It is the Catalan equivalent to Saint Valentine’s Day, but in Catalonia it is not about chocolate, romantic dinners and love letters. Instead, two… Continue reading Feliç dia de Sant Jordi! Happy Sant Jordi Day!

Community, Events, Fiesta

Carnaval in Vilanova i la Geltrú – Les Comparses

Today is the third and final post on the festivities of Carnaval in Vilanova i la Geltrú! I know Carnaval has finished but just think of this as extending the party. Last Sunday morning Mark and I met in his barrio and walked down into town. He had warned me to wear shoes that I wouldn't… Continue reading Carnaval in Vilanova i la Geltrú – Les Comparses