Travel Journal #15 : Zagreb

Here is the second part of the photos from the BEST course on materials engineering i took in Zagreb. We had a very sunny week which made the streets flow with hundreds of people rushing to the many terraces covering the sidewalks of the city. With markets smelling of fresh fruit and flowers – there was…

Travel Journal #14 : Zadar

Back in May, i had the chance to visit Croatia on a BEST course along with 22 participants from about 15 european countries. It was a very intense and fun adventure that i definitely recommend . We started out by heading to a charming and small mediterranean town, Zadar, where everything, from the mountains and…

Travel Journal #13 : Barcelona Day 3

One more day of walking, eating and sightseeing. We got to walk along the seaside, but unfortunately the weather was not ideal. Either way we had a great last day (and night). – Mais um dia a andar, comer e tirar fotografias. Fomos até a beira mar mas infelizmente o tempo não estava muito bom.…

Travel Journal #12 : Barcelona Day 2

As much as I like walking, there is always one day in the trip that’s more relaxed where you basically just eat and shop. Well that day was day 2.  We strolled around la Rambla, the most amazing marketplace Boqueria, and then went on to shop in the old part of Barcelona (the Gothic and…

Travel Journal #11 : Barcelona Day 1

First day in Barcelona; the weather was unbelievable so we walked A LOT. Architecture fans are definitely in the right place (especially all things Gaudí related) but their street art is also worth a look. Barcelona has a lot to offer when it comes to witty graffiti and the coolest street performers so it’s something…