Spain: Park Güell

Campfire Tales promised you a glimpse of some "national parks, should-be parks, and multiple World Heritage sites." So far, this visual tour encompassed locations in Italy, Croatia, and Slovenia. Finally, our last destination - Park Güell, in Barcelona, Spain - is both a public park and a UNESCO World Heritage site, designed by Antoni Gaudí. … Continue reading Spain: Park Güell

Italy: Cinque Terre National Park

Cinque Terre National Park, inducted by Italy in 1999, doesn't protect only the landscape (a section of the Ligurian coastline) or only the five, historical medieval cliff-side towns (Riomaggiore, Manarola, Corniglia, Vernazza and Monterosso) within its boundaries. I love this concept: establishing a park to preserve (no, more than that; to sustain, to improve) the … Continue reading Italy: Cinque Terre National Park