Come meet my little lovely Spanish town El Vendrell

I first stepped on this beloved place in September 2013. It went there under Comenius Language Assistantship Program and lived like a queen for around 10 months.  El Vendrell is located between Barcelona and Tarragona and the capital of the Baix Penedès comarca. By train (R4), it’s one hour to Barcelona and 30 mins to Tarragona. It’s…

Learn how to celebrate Carnivals in Spain!

  Learn how to celebrate Carnivals in Spain! I really like how these people enjoy having parties and spending so fun time altogether. I have also participated in one carnival in Vilanova thanks to my great amigos here :))

Look upon Barcelona from the hightest peak – Tibidabo

After Parc Güell and Montjuic, I have discovered an amazing place to enjoy the view of Barcelona. Climbing Tibidabo, the tallest mountain nearby at 512 meters, is an enjoyable activity if you have time on a shiny day. Or you can use Tram Blau and funicular railway to reach the top. A better idea is…

Calafell

One of the first surprising things for me here was to find a quite nice beach for free as it is almost impossible in Istanbul. I was in Calafell during my first week and tried to enjoy it as much as I could. The beach reaches km’s here and it is really amazing! You can…

As the twig is bent, so grows the tree

I kind of believe in this idiom especially when I start something very well. On September 8, I got on the plane from Istanbul to another country for the first time. I was supposed to be too excited to sleep but in half an hour I was in a deep sleep;)) and that night I…