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Not-so-totally-touristy guide to Spain, Part I – Barcelona and Zaragoza

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” I was happy to be hanging out alone and simply absorbing things, at my own pace, the key to my friend’s apartment in my purse, being able to come and go as I pleased. During the day I took one very long walk that led me through the gorgeous Parc de la Ciutadella and ancient narrow streets to Mercat de la Boqueria, the latter of which I frantically fled after a mere two and a half minutes, rowing against a torrent of tourists. I took refuge in the metro and immediately went back to Poblenou.”

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Not-so-totally-touristy guide to Spain intro

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After this Monday intro and for the next three Saturdays, I will share tips, tales and tattle with you on my simultaneously relaxing and somewhat crazy ride through Spain earlier in August. First things first: How did I get on the ride?

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Where my Facebook friends and I would like you to go this summer in Europe – and why

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“I have managed to put something of a ‘tips’ post together by mentioning my column and asking my Facebook friends: What’s your favorite summer holiday place? Could you describe it in a few words? I turned the answers I got and a few of my own favorites into what comes next… photos and short blurbs.”

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Top 10 funny travel ads

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The funniest travel ads according to people out there on the web. Enjoy! http://leipglo.com

The long winding road of travel is filled with humor. And humor sells.

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Staying in a castle on the cheap

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How to stay in a castle for under 40 euros. http://leipglo.com

It’s possible to pay less than 30 or even 20 euros to stay in a castle in Europe.

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Podstel: They searched the world and settled on Leipzig for their crowdsourced hostel

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My travel column today on LeipGlo presents Podstel, shaping up to be the world’s first crowdfunded hostel (in Leipzig), and gives some tips on how you could also launch a crowdfunding campaign to finance your dream, i.e. traveling the world?

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