This blog is about the huge discounts on offer for villa rentals for the last week in August, 2017.  Here’s what’s going on: some holiday villa owners have gotten tired of not getting bookings for the end of the high-season and have progressively lowered rates over the years, to the point... Weiter lesen

Can Selvata restaurant first course photo.

There's the salad bar you help yourself to as soon as you get in.  Then the waitress comes up and takes your order - see the menu page for Can Selvata.  In the photo you see my wine and water, my salad, bread, the ali-oli garlic paste I ordered (comes for free) and the first course of paella.  Weiter lesen

Can Selvatà & Banyoles

Gestern habe ich in Banyoles ein Menü in einem Familienrestaurant mit Namen Can Selvatà, nah an Mas Dalt und Can Tapies gelegen, genossen. Das Mittagsmenü für einen festen Preis von 9,50 € bestand aus Vor- und Hauptspeise, Nachtisch und Getränk (auch Wein möglich), alles miteinbezogen... Weiter lesen

Long reads of this weekend

Krzykowski, an unassuming woman with pale skin and blue eyes, was thirty at the time. The field of correctional psychology can attract idealists who tend to see all prisoners as society’s victims and who distrust anyone wearing a security badge—corrections officers call such people... Weiter lesen

Testblog two

The idea of having different linguistic systems can be illustrated by the difference between the German Brot and the French baguette – both essentially referring to bread. On the one hand, you’ve got that warm, golden brown, crunchy baguette, which you might dunk in a coffee or enjoy with a... Weiter lesen