Photo of a person holding a 72hr Hola Barcelona transit pass in front of a metro validating machine.

I’ve had the pleasure of visiting Barcelona and have taken multiple forms of transportation around the city. So today I’m sharing how to get around Barcelona on a budget! We’re talking about Barcelona public transportation tickets, passes, maps, how to get from Josep Tarradellas Barcelona–El Prat Airport  to the city center of Barcelona, and so […]

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Prado Museum Highlights

Photo of the outside of the Prado Museum entrance. Frolic & Courage.

What is the Prado museum famous for? Plenty! Here are the highlights and things you need to know before your visit, based on my solo birthday trip to Madrid and the Prado Museum. The Museo Nacional del Prado boats the best collection of Spanish art and some of the nicest collections of European art with […]

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4 Days in Madrid

Selfie photo of Antoinette standing in Plaza Mayor in Madrid, Spain. Frolic & Courage.

I clicked the “buy tickets” button, still reeling from my first solo travel adventure to Paris. It was my going to be birthday, after all, so why not spend four days in Madrid, Spain? Ok, let’s back up a second. I didn’t expect to catch the travel bug nor did I plan to. So when […]

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