Small world…

January 10, 2007 at 10:06 pm 3 comments

It happened when I was reading some gossip magazine in the waiting room of our rental agent. “Alexandra?” I looked up. A couple was standing by the door looking at me, the girl said “I recognize you from your blog! I’m Kim!” All I could say was “wow! what a coincidence” while I thought “wow! people recognize me from my blog! does that qualify me as famous??” (hehehe, maybe I had been reading to many gossip magazines at that point)

Kim is a girl from NY whose husband is going to study for a semester here in Barcelona. She contacted me back in November through Tripadvisor to ask questions about how to rent an apartment and about life here. We’ve chatted frequently since then and I knew she would be coming soon but wasn’t sure exactly when. Turns out she’s been in Barcelona for about a week now and we just happened to walk into the rental agency at the same time 😉 Small world… Friday night we’ll go for sushi at Kibuka!!

Entry filed under: Barcelona, Life in Spain.

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  • 1. acomentarista  |  January 11, 2007 at 12:16 pm

    Really?! Mundo pequeno mesmo, Ô louco!

    beijos

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  • 2. guerson  |  January 11, 2007 at 1:22 pm

    pois é… essas coisas estao sempre acontecendo comigo. Mas a melhor foi quando meu marido começou a conversar com um estranho na rua em Toronto e descobriu que nao só o cara era brasileiro como conhecia meu pai!!!

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  • 3. Popular « Our Great European Adventure  |  March 10, 2007 at 4:36 pm

    […] Our Great European Adventure One Year in Spain « Quote Popular March 10th, 2007 wow! On International Women’s Day this blog got 213 visits!! Alan was all jealous of my new-found popularity – he’s been spending more time on flickr recently and neglecting his blog a bit – I am, after all, the person who was recognized on the street by someone who saw my picture here. […]

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