All posts by Catherine Sweeney

About Catherine Sweeney

Catherine Sweeney is a boomer woman travel enthusiast with a lifelong passion for going places, near or far. A weekend getaway, a last-minute trip to Europe, a cross-country road trip or a local jaunt -- they’re all on her radar whether she goes solo or with her husband and Traveling With Sweeney partner, Mr. TWS. Through her stories and photos, she aims to inspire others to broaden their travel horizons.

Seduced by Barcelona

While I am out gallavanting on a road trip (#OregonHo!), my friend Catherine Sweeney, of  Traveling with Sweeney volunteered to fill in today with this movie that inspired a trip to Barcelona. Cathy makes me want to see the movie AND go to Barcelona. How about you?

Destination: Barcelona

Movie: Vicky Cristina Barcelona

I’ve been a long-time Woody Allen fan, so I was eager to see a film he wrote and directed, Vicky Cristina Barcelona, when it was released in 2008. By the end of the movie, I couldn’t wait to visit Barcelona! When I finally got my chance in 2012 with the annual TBEX (Travel Blogger Exchange) conference set for Girona, a city about 65 miles north of Barcelona, it took me no time at all to decide to attend. Continue reading Seduced by Barcelona