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Here you’ll find links to all of our Travel by Numbers travel vlogs, additional blogs and musings from our trips – and other deep thoughts.
Travel plans for 2019
- Cambridge, Maryland, USA
- Washington DC, USA
- Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
- Elora Gorge, Ontario, Canada
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Next series: Spain
We are excited to announce that our current Travel by Numbers vlog series includes episodes from Barcelona, Sitges and Tarragona – as well as a side trip to Baga, the south of France and Andorra.
Barcelona, the cosmopolitan capital of Spain’s Catalonia region, is known for its art and architecture. The fantastical Sagrada Família church and other modernist landmarks designed by Antoni Gaudí dot the city. Museu Picasso and Fundació Joan Miró feature modern art by their namesakes. City history museum MUHBA, includes several Roman archaeological sites.
Sitges is a coastal town in Spain’s Catalonia region, southwest of Barcelona, backed by the mountainous Parc Natural del Garraf. A gay mecca for Europe, it’s known for its Mediterranean beaches and seafront promenade lined with grand mansions. The compact old town and surrounding streets are filled with shops, restaurants, and many gay bars and nightclubs. The Maricel Museum and Cau Ferrat Museum showcase Catalan and other Spanish art.
Tarragona is a port city in northeastern Spain’s Catalonia region. Many ancient ruins remain from its time as the Roman colony of Tarraco. The Amfiteatre Romà is a 2nd-century arena facing the Mediterranean, the Necropolis contains Roman tombs, and traces of the Forum stand among the alleys of the walled, medieval Old Town. A walkway along the ramparts, the Passeig Arqueològic, has sweeping views of the city.