I went back to Amsterdam. Last time I went, it was the reason I opened this blog, at the time hosted on the belated platform “posterous”. What started has a travel companion for 18 days ended up being my life companions for about 2 years after, which is when the amount of stuff I […]
Many things. Through my boating classes I’m learning lot of new stuff, maybe too much, but still interesting, since totally new. It’s also interesting to be taught by a man who was for years for the comandant of the only spanish aircraft carrier, an old fashioned war veteran with lot of experiences to talk about. […]
It’s a shame it’s impossible to describe the experience of listening to these guys live. Saw them in Amsterdam, closed space, great classical music, good vibrations, nice wine, very unique and intimate moment.
Friday 6 of january 2012 The end of my trip to Amsterdam. Leaving the quiet neighborhood of Slotermelaan for Tirso de molina. I wish I could stay one more week to enjoy maybe some sunshine and visit those museums I haven’t visited; to have time for another drink or dinner with sara, may, liz, nina, […]
Few days ago, I came to the conclusion that ‘jo soc catala‘. But it can’t be that easy. For 14 years in spain, I’ve almost always being offered menus in restaurants in english; can’t count how many people in shops launched the conversation with me in english. Half of my blood is English, the other […]
Weeks before flying to Amsterdam, I had all my trip planned. But not text-on-paper planned; I’m talking of a all professional planning, a exhaustive investigation represented on a google calendar that would guide me day by day through all the best places to visit, and a custom google map pinning all those places on a […]
The girl from my flat asked me while I was preparing my breakfast ‘do you like alcohol?’… I’m used to be asked if I want to have a drink, meet people and stuff; but this is straight forward, ‘do-you-like-alcohol?’. ………’sure!’ I said. So I’m meeting with them, at 6pm. In Spain, people are just getting […]