For the love of travel by Azamara Club Cruises

More catalogs by Azamara Club Cruises | For the love of travel | 174 pages | 2017-01-05


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valencia spain barraca lifestyle and cuisine plumb the earthy lifestyle of the barracas for a sense of peace and adventure these historic dwellings unique to valencia and nearby are the traditional homes of laborers and farmers breathe in the fresh air on a short walk to the barraca museum to view a collection of farmer’s tools from long ago in a farmhouse typical to the albufera region from there journey to la barraca de toni montoliu to tour the ethnological museum and grounds including a visit with farm animals in the garden select seasonal fruits and vegetables and watch the barraca’s cook prepare locally authentic paella valenciana featuring saffron rosemary and snails this version of the comfort food is the original paella served the same way since the 1700s sample tasty valencian peanuts and chufa or tigernuts a prized local snack while the meal cooks once the paella is ready sit down and enjoy this delicious specialty in the warmth of the barraca return to insider access tours to experience our destinations visit 32