Tarragona Journals

Roman Ruins in Tarragona

A May 2005 trip to Tarragona by su-lin

Quote: We escaped our cares and worries and spent 2 days exploring the Roman ruins in Tarragona!

Hotel Catalunya Express

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Hotel

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My boyfriend and I took a mini-break to Tarragona from Barcelona and gave ourselves two full days to see the town. That meant that we had to find a place to stay the night. He found this bed-and-breakfast on the Internet, and I booked a room for us online - we were offered a double bedroom with breakfast for €50. They are located in the new part of Tarragona, very close to the train station. This proximity to the station proved to be a benefit our first morning, as we could drop off our things as soon as we arrived. Our room was a pleasant double room with a very small bathroom and shower. Everything was very clean, though, and that's what matters. The bed was very comfortable, and the shower w...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on June 9, 2005

Hotel Catalunya Express
C/ General Contreras,16,
Tarragona, Spain 43004
+34 97 721-9119

Palau del Baro

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Restaurant | "El Palau del Baro"

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After a day of mediocre meals, my boyfriend and I were determined to eat well for lunch, the main meal of the Spanish day. Wandering the streets in the old town of Tarragona the day before, I had spotted this restaurant, or more specifically, I had spotted the menu. Like most restaurants in Spain, they offered a menu of the day at a reasonable price (11€) that consisted of three courses with two choices for each course. Unlike many other restaurants, where the menu del dia changes each day, here the menu changes every week. To start, there was a choice between a salad with chicken or gazpacho with tuna. Main courses were roast lamb or poached cod. Dessert was either a fruit salad or a ch...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on June 9, 2005

Palau del Baro
c\Santa Anna, 3
Tarragona, Spain 43003
977-241-464