We arrived at the vast waterpark of Water World in Lloret at around 10am. The sun is out, a lovely cooling breeze flows across the park, and everyone is off to have a mix of relaxing and exhilarating rides and pools. We’re at the park till 3pm. Advertisements
Today we took a trip up to Montserrat Monastery. The choir performed in the stunning Basilica of Our Lady of Monserrat directly in front of the Icon of the Blessed Lady. There is a recording of one piece on the Instagram page. We then took the St Joan Funicular to the summit to explore and… Continue reading Monserrat Monastery
Despite the size of the city, the cathedral itself stood out dramatically. It seemed like a tremendously big place for a choir that suddenly seemed tremendously small. Despite this, as we entered the building in our summer gear, the staff were nothing but welcoming to us, despite language issues that required the sole Student fluent… Continue reading Guest Post 2: Patrick Yr 11
The choir accompanied evening Mass at Barcelona Cathedral, joining the congregation where 10 family members of the choir. The choir sung “For God so loved the World”, “If Ye Love Me”, “Ubi Caritas”, and “Locus Iste” They received a lovely welcome from the Priest celebrant and many wishes of gratitude of thanks and praise from… Continue reading Mass at Barcelona Cathedral
This morning we went to Park Guell to look at the amazing Gaudi works. After a short coach ride and a walk we visited the Sagrada Familia where we joined by Mr and Mrs Maher, and then made our way to La Rambas for lunch and some free time.
Today we visited La Rambas, in the high heat. We walked up and down the street in the heat looking at all the shops. We also crossed the river to the shopping centre where we enjoyed a bit of downtime. At MacDonalds, Joseph D, Year 8, had a slight misunderstanding with the ordering machine. He… Continue reading Guest Post 1: Malachy Yr 8
We arrived in Calella after our 26 and half journey. All have been to the rooms, enjoyed our buffet dinner and heading to the town and beach to explore.