Archive for December, 2009

Auf wiedersehen Frankfurt

Friday, December 18th, 2009

We found ourselves referring to returning from Barcelona to Frankfurt as “coming home”! I guess we’ve been here long enough, huh? The flight “home” on Iberia wasn’t any more comfortable than the one going. Not our favorite airline. We did save $250 per person versus flying Lufthansa, but they’d need to offer at least that […]

Estoy en Barcelona 2

Thursday, December 10th, 2009

Blessedly late Friday morning, Sam’s dad picked us up (Sam and Jesus had to work, of course) and drove us all over Barcelona, bless his generous heart. We started at the top – a huge cathedral at the highest point in the city with views for miles in all directions. It was windy up there […]

Estoy en Barcelona 1

Thursday, December 10th, 2009

The apartment staff people had us grab a cab at 9:30AM for a 12:30 flight. Our assumption was that since it was an international flight from Frankfurt to Madrid (where we would change planes for Barcelona) we would have to be there two hours ahead.  (In retrospect, I wonder if that’s true? Maybe intra-Europe isn’t […]