Barcelona, a four days trip in the heart of Catalunya

Hi Kiwis,

like i previously talked in the post of our autumn-break vacation  we did a one-week trip to Spain visiting the east coast. A tour of 460 km through the rough arid lands of south Europe, from maritime pines to palms and orange trees. It doesn’t seems a lot distance but on so less kilometers the landscape changed drastically.
The main reasons we choosed Spain was two. First of all we wanted to have a vacation in a warm place. Anyway but we didn’t want to have a touristic travel like mostly part do flying to Palma de Mallorca. Second of all, i am currently learning spanish so i wanted to practice the language.

Our tour started in Düsseldorf Weeze, we took a direct Ryanair flight (yes, because cheap is better!) to Girona Airport. We landed very late in the evening having a climate shock, a difference of around 16 degrees was unexpected! Exactly there in front was the bus station where to take our bus for Girona center. Continue Reading

Tea Advent calender, a new way to countdown!

Hi Kiwis,

here I am again with a free printable to download and enjoy!

Like every year i use to buy in the month of december a tea advent calender. The pleasure to enjoy every evening a cup of tea in front while looking a film under a warm blanket is not to spell! Here in Germany during the advent time we have many kind of calenders, for kids and for adults. This is something thypical to do and that everyone like to follow day by day the holiday time. Continue Reading

An autumn-break travel to Spain, tips and tricks

Hi Kiwis,

just today we are come back from our first real vacation since i live in Germany. It have been a hard step to reach but at the end we have got it and we have enjoy it as much as possible. Finally a new country visited, a new land to scratch on our world map, new culture, language and food discovered. A new puzzle piece that is now part of our life experience and memories.

I have a premise to do. This travel lasts just one week but we lived it so intensively, we have done so much things that i can’t find a solution for describe all that in one single post! If you are a Kiwi reader you know i write a lot, i have always love it, this time i took over 1000 photos just with the camera, it wouldn’t be possible!

So let’s hurry up and start with it! 🙂

Our travel was principally divide in three steps: Girona, Barcelona and Valencia. Three towns on the east coast that distinguish themself quite a lot. Traveling from north to south you could step by step aperceive the differences and the cultural changes. Continue Reading