Peter Harvey has found something to replace his old favourite: vino y cava = it came and it digs.
- Brave potatoes
Served at Café & Té in Plaça Kennedy, Barcelona. More over at Peter Harvey.
- Take care with our coffee
- Circus or fish market?
Peter Harvey links to this contribution by Tom Maguire, which finds a translator of a circus poster in Sitges struggling with the polysemous llotja and imagining a splendid fish market where a simple box was all that was required.
Makes you wonder, though: maybe Juvenal has been misquoted on the moral decline of pagan Roman, and they longed …
- “I’am Barcelonian” feels all wrong, but which demonym do we deserve?
“Barcelonian” has a long and respectable tradition, though, like Peter, I wouldn’t use it. I think in my case this is because I associate it with troglodytes who think “vibrant” is still a vote-winner, and with Wikipedians, who may well work for the Ajuntament.
But what implicit contemporary