Author Archives: Patrick Reyes

Sant Jordi 2020 moved to July 23rd

On April 23rd, the streets of Barcelona will be deserted like never before. Even with a change of date, we won’t be seeing images like the one above this year.  The Sant Jordi celebration has been moved from its traditional … Read More

Salmorejo Recipe (and a very little bit of Córdoba history)

I’m really getting into this cooking thing.  Trying out recipes and different Spanish dishes has become another way to pass the time and relive some past trips and experiences.  I am realizing more and more how connected my traveling is … Read More

Spanish Omelette (Tortilla Española) and Recipe!

One of the most popular dishes when visiting Spain is the Tortilla Española.  Other aliases of this dish can be the Tortilla de Patata, which is what it mainly consists of, potatoes; along with egg.  Whatever you call it in … Read More

Patatas Bravas

Took a shot at making my favorite tapas dish today ahead of our Sunday Vermouth time and they actually came out pretty well!  A bit surprised to be honest, but very happy and motivated to keep testing out newer recipes.  … Read More

Best Books to Read Before (or After) your Trip to Barcelona

On every trip I take I like to grab a book from where I have been.  I think it can help uncover the deeper insider feel to the city that we often look for when traveling.  More than just walking … Read More