Besalú, a Medieval Catalan Town

Besalú had a lasting effect on me, as most medieval villages tend to. It has all the attributes that make a village great – charm, history, art, culture, good food and even more.  There’s a feeling that’s inexplicable, perhaps because of how personal the connection is. The walls really do speak.  As we drove past … Continue reading Besalú, a Medieval Catalan Town


Girona, the Heart of Catalonia

Girona is the first place I’ve visited that I felt I could make my home, whether for a summer or for a longer term.  I was there in August 2016.  It’s been a little over 6 months since my stay in Girona and I’ve only managed to write about it just yet.  The experience felt … Continue reading Girona, the Heart of Catalonia