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Gaudí’s Casa Batlló thumbnail linked to full size image
Gaudí’s Casa Batlló
Columbus monument by the port thumbnail linked to full size image
Columbus monument
by the port
Gaudí’s Sagrada Familia (unfinished cathedral) thumbnail linked to full size image
Gaudí’s Sagrada Familia
(unfinished cathedral)
Gaudí’s Casa Milá thumbnail linked to full size image
Gaudí’s Casa Milá
Montserrat mountains and cablecar thumbnail linked to full size image
Montserrat mountains
and cablecar
La Boquería market on Las Ramblas thumbnail linked to full size image
La Boquería market
on Las Ramblas
Ceramic lizard from Parc Güell thumbnail linked to full size image
Ceramic lizard
from Parc Güell
Parc Güell thumbnail linked to full size image
Parc Güell
Dancers of la Sardana thumbnail linked to full size image
Dancers of la Sardana
Rooftop of Casa Milá (2001) thumbnail linked to full size image
Rooftop of Casa Milá (2001)
view of entrance to Casa Milá thumbnail linked to full size image
view of entrance
to Casa Milá
Montserrat Monastery thumbnail linked to full size image
Montserrat Monastery
view from Montjuic thumbnail linked to full size image
view from Montjuic
     

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Trip to Barcelona - Some useful websites:

Barcelona weather There is a 10 day forecast, which is convenient if one can believe it!

virtual tour of the Modernista architecture in the Eixample neighborhood

General Information on Barcelona

Gaudi’s buildings and their location on a city map

Good info on Gaudi and photos of his major buildings

Barcelona’s Gothic Cathedral

Picasso’s early life in Barcelona Some paintings from his museum in Barcelona

General Information on Barcelona, photos, restaurants, sites, etc.

Good overview of the Ramblas, and other landmarks, with a city map

Visit the thirty art and crafts workhops in the famous Poble Espanyol. We will probably be visiting this on Sunday.

Metro mapWe are close to Montbau station on the green line (3) If you click on “I want to go” and specify origin and destination, you will get the suggested route. It recognizes Hotel Alimara as a site.

A photo tour of different sites in Barcelona

For Gaudiphiles who want to do some souvenir shopping

A student, Gordon Brinton shows his trip to Spain on his web site

Facts About Barcelona


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