More than a thousand kilometres, about fifteen hours by road, up to five days if you consider taking part of the journey on foot. This is the terrain that thousands of people have decided to travel to attend the large demonstration called in Brussels to defend the independence cause. But what drives a sovereign to get his blanket or stele upside down in Brussels?
“We come to claim the rights of the Catalans in the heart of Europe. And make it clear that we already have the right to make our own decisions.” Jose, who together with Teresa has decided to take a plane to join the more than 45,000 demonstrators who have travelled this Thursday to the outskirts of Brussels’ European quarter.