My DH (age 66) and I (age 48) took our first cruise on HAL through the Med on the Rotterdam.
Wel left home at 3:30 in the morning for the hour long drive to the airport to catch a 6:15 am flight to Dallas.
Ater a 4 hour layover at Dallas, we boarded Lufthansa for the flight to Frankfurt.
A 5 hour layover in Frankfurt was very long, but that is what you get when you use frequent flier miles for business class - not many good options.
The last flight was from frankfurt to Barcelona where we caught a taxi to our hotel, Hilton (not the one near the beach), but again, it was using hilton points for a free stay.
I loved the area this hotel was located in Barcelona!
View from hotel window:
We took a short nap and just spent the first day walking around the area. We had a great dinner at La Bella Donna our first night in Spain!
The next day we went to see Sagrada Famila
Then walked waaaay off the beaten path to get away from the tourist stuff. We found a small place to grab a drink and a snack. I have no idea what we ate but it was good!
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