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Best Latte in Sevilla (Sevilla)

Spain in general has good coffee but for those who are looking for great flat whites or latte with great simple latte art, you might be slightly disappointed as there are not a lot of them.  Spanish just usually order cafe solo (black) or cafe con leche (with milk). Fortunately found a couple of good cafes and this are in order of preference 1. Virgin coffee Address: Calle Regina, 1, 41003 Sevilla  Website: Small but great cafe. The owner, Pedro, is also the barista and cheaper than the other cafes I have tried since a latte costs 1.50 or 2.0 depending on size.  Drinking the latte, I can taste the strong bitter coffee but not overpowering, just enough blend with milk. Also note, since he is the only one here... he might close the shop every now and then. Pedro and his latte creations 2. T orch Coffee Roasters Address:  Ave. Paseo de las Delicias, 3, 41001 Sevilla Another good cafe with great latte.  Quite

Sitges, Carnival 2015

Sitges  ( Catalan pronunciation:  [ˈsidʒəs] ) is a town about 35 kilometres southwest of  Barcelona , renowned worldwide for its  Film Festival  and  Carnival . Located between the  Garraf Massif  and the sea, it is known for its beaches, nightspots, and historical sites. ( Wikipedia ) Sitges is also known for Mardi Gras, this is way better than the ones they have in Barcelona Rua Infantil  February 15, 2015 (Saturday) 12 Noon This is the "younger kids" version of the procession.  The bigger one will be done similarly .. but by the "Bigger kids" Creative........ E.T.!! This is what you can probably do with old panty hoses!! Rua de la Disbauxa February 15, 2015 8:00 PM and most likely ends around past 11 PM.  (They start late).

Mallorca (Majorca) - Palma and Santa Ponsa

TRANSPORTATION Airport: PMI (Palma, Majorca) Airport to City Centre: Bus 1 Just outside the airport and costing only 3 Euros Get off at Plaza Espanya in Palma to get off the central train and bus stations Every 15 minutes on weekdays, and around 30 minutes on holidays and Sundays. Palma to Santa Ponsa Bus 102 , 104, 111 At the Bus station in Plaza Espanya (just beside the trains), costing 3.40 Euros and get off a Plaza Ponsa 104 is slower, takes an hour, so you might just want to take 111 and 102. THINGS TO DO SANTA PONSA One of the many resorts in Mallorca and has great water inlets PALMA Main city center of Mallorca  There is a historical Palma which is great to walk around Pueblo Espanol This looks like window to the Spanish world.. they have houses and replicas of famous attractions around Spain They even had a replica of Nasrjid Palace of Alhambra (and less the crowd) Palma Cathedral This is the m