In addition to exploring the works of Antoni Gaudi in Barcelona, we visited two museums: The Fundacio Joan Miro (which is in Barcelona) and the Dali Theater-Museum, (which is in Figueres, about an hour train ride away).
Fondacio Joan Miro provides a brief retrospective of the career of artist Joan Miro, tracing his [Read more …]
We loved Barcelona on our first trip. We loved it even more the second time. But despite all this love, our blogs on it will be unusually brief. And we blame it all on Barcelona. There is so much to do, and dinners are so late, that our daily schedules kept us out from 7:00 [Read more …]
ZAP’s (Zinfandel Advocates and Producers) knows how to throw a party. Over the years, we have attended many of the events scheduled for its annual celebration of one of the most American of all grape varietals. We have always had a great time and discovered a number of must-try wines. We plan to continue this [Read more …]
Pinot Noir is our favorite everyday wine. And why not. It picks up slight nuances in the terroir and can be adapted to many different styles. Plus it can be paired with many different types of foods. Although the grapes can be finicky to grow and to make into wine, when done right, the result [Read more …]
It’s time to say au revoir to our almost 4 weeks of living in Paris. But we will be back. With so many places and so many blogs on Paris, we decided to create this blog that points to the neighborhoods, museums and restaurants that we talk about: