Life, London

Beautiful Sunsets

I got to experience some spectacular sunsets from my apartment window in Watford, UK, in the summer of 2013. Those sunsets were so vibrant and captivating that I even remember observing the changes in the view every 30 minutes or so, and pressing the shutter button on my camera very frequently just trying to capture the best shot possible of the beauty before me.

These photos were all taken from the same window, located on the third floor of an apartment block on Chalk Hill looking towards Watford’s city-centre. I miss my life there a lot.

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Travel

Barcelona!

Anyone who has ever been to Barcelona would’ve without a doubt left it feeling pretty impressed with the sights, architectural marvels and seaside views. Last week I visited Barcelona for the first time in my life and was so captivated by this city that I was almost in tears when it came time to leave it! Barcelona was a place that stole my heart right from the first second.

Entering Gaudi’s still incomplete Sagrada Familia Church was an experience that I will always remember. Such beautiful forms, colours and craftsmanship in the detailing just have to be seen to be believed. Walking in that space was like entering a giant forest, whimsical and playful at the same time. I loved living very close to the clean, sandy beaches that make up the city. Watching the waves roll in one after the other is a truly relaxing activity, and one that I’ve certainly missed. A definite highlight was watching a typically Spanish Flamenco dance and exploring Gaudi’s other gem, Park Guell. The city was extremely easy to navigate on foot and the public transport systems were extremely safe, cheap, clean and convenient.

Barcelona was incredible and I can’t wait to return! Enjoy!