Hostel Can Carol

Once upon a time, when transport had hooves, there was a villa beside the one-lane Barceolona-Madrid highway…. Photostory – notes below. Accommodation Style: Bed and Breakfast Rooms: 7 (inc. one suite) Price: €55 to €150 Facilities: Wifi, AC, Garden, Outdoor pool, day-spa (basic – really just in-room Massage), Restaurant, Free parking, Meeting/banquet facilities, Fax/photocopying Chapel/shrine,…

Dream Diary November 13

Here’s my fortnightly (sort-of) roundup on events in Dubai and further afield if you feel like jumping on a plane. This time there is a truffle focus. Next time, Christmas! Local Truffle season When: now What: many of Dubai’s best restaurants will have seasonal truffle menus in place. Although truffles last all the way through…

Masi Campofiorin 2009

Masi were the founders of a technique in the Valpolicella area called Ripasso, and this wine, the Campofiorin is the one they first did it with. It’s been very successful, and you’ll see plenty of other examples around. Masi discovered that if they put the fermented juice of a fresh young Valpolicella red (Corvina, Rondinella…