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Josep Pla and the little town of Palafrugell

I don’t know if Palafrugell is a little town or a big village. Subtleties in the English language are beyond my reach. What I am sure about is that Palafrugell is a very important location in the world of literature, … Continue reading

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Josep Pla: April 23

Both William Shakespeare and Miguel de Cervantes died on the very same date: April 23, 1616. This amazing coincidence prompted UNESCO to declare April 23 the “World Book and Copyright Day”. Today is April 23. I have not prepared my … Continue reading

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Josep Pla: exordium

This post is just a short introduction, preamble, proem, prelude, prolusion, preface to a series of posts on Josep Pla. Who? Josep Pla … I am sure that my little bunch of loyal readers knows Mr. Josep Pla. I have … Continue reading

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Pals and the beach of Pals (Costa Brava)

This post has just seven words …  

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Restaurant Tritón revisited (Costa Brava)

There are outstanding travel guides out there. It is amazing how they test, classify and rate almost every restaurant of this planet. In order to get those results, and in order to keep them updated, those big companies send a … Continue reading

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Picasso, Manolo and the Master of Cabestany. Céret and Le Boulou

Originally this post was to be named “Following the steps of the Master of Cabestany: Le Boulou”. Originally I just pretended to pay a short visit to the village of Le Boulou (Southern France), take some photos of the Sainte … Continue reading

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S’Agaró and its coastal path (Costa Brava)

Traveling trough the Milky Way Galaxy is quite an interesting experience. You can visit other planets and other moons. But, to be sincere, space travel has some disadvantages too. Normally, you don’t meet interesting people out there, because most of … Continue reading

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