We’re vacationing in Spain! I know it sounds slightly ridiculous to enter Peace Corps service and then vacation in Spain, but it’s a product of our situation. We cannot travel to the countries adjacent to Morocco (Algeria, Mauritania) for various Peace Corps mandated reasons, which I won’t detail here. Flying to other African countries is costly… But a flight from Fez to Barcelona is do-able!
After having spent three busy and fantastic days in Barcelona (to be discussed later, when I have more time and less tapas to eat) we arrived in Granada early this morning. As we walked around town we discovered the “local” music scene. I say local with tongue heavily embedded in cheek since the following is what we encountered.
And of course, we can’t leave out this guy:
Bagpipes? Viking? Good question. I was too busy dodging the Roma women trying to hand me a sprig to worry about bagpiping Vikings.